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The Glazer Family

Jo Fidgen profiles the Glazer family, American owners of Manchester United, as the search for a new manager begins.

The owners of Manchester United find themselves under the spotlight once again following the sacking of manager David Moyes, Alex Ferguson's replacement. American billionaire Malcolm Glazer and his family faced a hostile reaction from many fans when they took over the club in 2005. The Glazers control a large business empire in the US including shopping centres and an American football team, The Tampa Bay Buccaneers. They have attempted to keep their liives private but have been unable to avoid media attention. Jo Fidgen talks to friends, foes and observers.

Produced by Rebecca Kesby.

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13 minutes

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Sun 27 Apr 2014 17:40


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