Manchester United have today confirmed that they will not be competing in the European Super League.

Manchester United will not be participating in the European Super League. We have listened carefully to the reaction from our fans, the UK government and other key stakeholders. We remain committed to working with others across the football community to come up with sustainable solutions to the long-term challenges facing the game.

Following the announcement that Ed Woodward has resigned from the club, it looked like the writing was on the wall. All other English sides have withdrawn from the competition too.

Some reports have suggested that the Glazers may be prepared might be prepared to sell the club now that the option of making substantially more money is no longer possible.