Manchester United's desperation descends into a farce

These days, it doesn't take long for Man United to become the butt of a joke, but what's bothering the club is,

It doesn't need an indefatigable billionaire's tweet to highlight this.

Who better than Elon Musk to pile on social media the summer of Manchester United's existence?

With a simple non-official statement threaded into his own unrelated tweet about political parties,

Tesla CEO and billionaire gave a loud voice to that noise,

"Also, I'm buying Manchester United welcome you," he wrote before replying to the user,

"No, this is a long-running joke on Twitter. I'm not buying any sports teams."

Erik ten Haag was announced as manager at the end of April.

And at that time it was clear what kind of football Ten Hague would try to play.

Even the perfect fit on the goalkeeper had failed as he zeroed in on it.

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