Ed Woodward will leave Manchester United in April after spending nine years in the club's top operational role. Richard Arnold became United's new chief executive on February 1 and has taken over the running of the club from Woodward. Woodward has overseen the club's affairs since 2013, during which time...
The Red Devils won just three trophies in the Woodward era... On January 6, Manchester United confirmed that their executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward would leave the club on February 1. Group managing director of the club Richard Arnold will be the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Woodward joined the Red...
When the elevator doors slide open on the third floor of Manchester United's offices in London's exclusive Mayfair district, you're immediately greeted by full-size replicas of the Premier League and Champions League trophies. For the past eight-and-a-half years, Ed Woodward has had to walk past them, tormented by their presence, every time he has arrived for work as United's executive vice-chairman, the man who has held the responsibility of running the club for almost a decade.
Ed Woodward will step down as Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman on 1 February, with Richard Arnold, the group managing director, to replace him as the club’s CEO. Woodward announced last April he would leave his role in the wake of United’s joining of the failed European Super League,...
Richard Arnold will take over as Manchester United chief executive on February 1 when Ed Woodward formally relinquishes his role, the club announced on Thursday. Woodward tendered his resignation last April in the wake of United’s involvement in the failed European Super League plot but will officially stand aside at the end of this month, bringing an end to his controversial near nine-year tenure as executive vice-chairman.
It was in the plush surroundings of the Four Seasons Hotel in Bangkok, during a gruelling, commercially-driven pre-season tour, that Ed Woodward announced himself as Manchester United’s effective new chief executive with a pledge: “Football trumps everything. What we do on the pitch is the number one most important thing. Everything comes from that.”
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London (AFP) – Manchester United announced on Thursday that Richard Arnold would replace Ed Woodward as the club’s most senior executive at the beginning of next month. The Premier League club said in April 2021 that executive vice-chairman Woodward, 50, would step down from his role at the end of the year, shortly after the club withdrew from a proposed European Super League.
Ed Woodward sets Manchester United departure date with Richard Arnold confirmed as new chief executive
Ed Woodward will step down from his role as Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman at the beginning of next month, with Richard Arnold now confirmed as his successor.Woodward announced following the collapse of the Super League in April last year that he would leave his position as United’s most senior executive at the end of 2021. His departure is now set for 1 February.Arnold, who will assume the title of chief executive, makes the step up from his position as United’s managing director, where he has been largely responsible for the commercial side of the club’s business.While Woodward enjoyed a hands-on...
The Red Devils are making more changes behind the scenes, with the club’s executive vice-chairman stepping down from his role on February 1. Manchester United have confirmed that executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward is to leave his position on February 1, with Richard Arnold stepping up as chief executive officer.
Manchester United have confirmed Richard Arnold will become chief executive when Ed Woodward leaves the club on February 1. The 50-year-old, who joined the club in 2005, announced he was stepping down as executive vice-chairman last April as the European Super League unravelled. Woodward planned to leave around the turn...
Ed Woodward will leave Manchester United in April with Richard Arnold becoming new chief executive from February 1
Richard Arnold will become Manchester United's chief executive on February 1, with executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward stepping down from his role before leaving the club in April. Arnold, who will succeed Woodward in running the club, has been the driving force behind numerous commercial deals since becoming United's group managing...
Manchester United finalise appointment of Richard Arnold as new chief executive, effectively replacing Ed Woodward
Manchester United will name current group managing director Richard Arnold as its new chief executive within days. Sky News has learned that United could announce to the New York Stock Exchange as early as Monday afternoon that Arnold will take over its executive leadership in the New Year. Arnold, currently...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s new book promises to be a best seller as he reveals untold stories from his playing career. An extract tells the tale about a costly mistake when he made a premature announcement before officially joining Manchester United. The 40-year-old AC Milan striker left Paris Saint-Germain in 2016 and...