#sports activities Lack of investment in Old Trafford is ‘UNFORGIVABLE’, claims ex-Manchester United star Gary Neville
Lack of investment in Old Trafford is ‘UNFORGIVABLE’, claims Gary Neville, because the ex-Manchester United star lauds Liverpool’s Anfield and admits Manchester City are ‘lightyears’ forward of the Red Devils on and off the pitch
- Gary Neville says the house owners letting Anfield exceed Old Trafford is ‘unforgivable’
- The ex-Manchester United star feels the house owners are in charge for the membership’s ‘rot’
- He mentioned: ‘Manchester City are lightyears forward [of United] on and off the pitch’
- Britain’s richest man Sir Jim Ratcliffe plans to launch a bid to takeover United
An ‘unforgivable’ lack of investment in Old Trafford has allowed Liverpool and Manchester City to overhaul Manchester United off the pitch, claims Red Devils legend Gary Neville.
The ex-United right-back ‘used to snigger’ on the prospect of Anfield surpassing Old Trafford however now feels Liverpool’s stadium can be seen because the ‘extra trendy floor’ in a 12 months.
Man United’s unpopular American house owners – the Glazer household – have come below intense strain from followers to promote the membership, and Sportsmail revealed on Thursday that Britain’s richest man Sir Jim Ratcliffe is in shopping for United.
Gary Neville believes that the house owners letting Anfield surpass Old Trafford is ‘unforgivable’
According to Neville, a long time of mismanagement amongst the house owners and administrators has ‘rotted’ his former membership, particularly in comparability to their bitter rivals Liverpool.
‘I used to snigger once I went to Anfield and in contrast it to Old Trafford,’ he mentioned on Steven Bartlett’s The Diary Of A CEO podcast.
‘I’d at all times suppose “they can never catch up, they’re too far behind”.
‘They’re constructing that second stand now behind the purpose the place the away followers sit. The predominant stand now is towering up.
He mentioned: ‘Anfield can be a extra trendy floor than Old Trafford (pictured) in 12 months’
‘Anfield can be a extra trendy floor than Manchester United and Old Trafford in 12 months. That is unforgivable.’
And Manchester United haven’t simply been overtaken by Liverpool, so far as Neville is involved.
‘Manchester City are lightyears forward on and off the pitch,’ he added.
‘Tottenham have invested £1.3billion in a brand new stadium that is out of this world. It’s a museum, it is the most effective in the world.
Neville insists that Joel Glazer (C) and Avram Glazer (R) are chargeable for the ‘rot’ on the membership
‘And for those who go to their coaching floor, it is a tremendous, sensible facility which is much better than Carrington the place we moved to in 2000.
‘In 20 years, Manchester United haven’t invested in the stadium, and so they’ve not invested in the coaching floor that a lot. It’s a membership that is actually struggling.
‘And I’ve mentioned in the final couple of years that the one factor I feel can change it now is the possession. There is an embedded rot on the membership.’