Read the articles below that describe the history of IPO in sport, including the recent offering from Manchester United. As you read through the articles, compare motivations and incentives
of owning a professional sports team and the reasons companies are taken public. Consider the trend of privatization of European soccer clubs and the value of these clubs to investors. For the
assignment, integrate your responses to the questions below into a 3-page paper. Respond in a single narrative rather than answering each question separately.
What Money Can’t Buy
Manchester United Said to Consider Moving Stock Sale to U.S.
Manchester United Picks NYSE for IPO
Manchester United Soccer Team IPO Gets a Yellow Card