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Statement on Jim Ratcliffe’s Manchester United investment

24 December 2023

FC United notes the Glazer family has finally sold 25% of Manchester United to Jim Ratcliffe and he has promised to provide more than £230 million of desperately needed investment. We’ll wait to see what, if any, significant difference this change of structure and investment will bring to the club we all love.

Exeter City FC: Showing the power of fan-ownership over 20 years

29 September 2023

Exeter City FC celebrated 20 years as a fan-owned club in September and FC United would like to extend our warmest congratulations. Over 20 years Exeter City FC have shown what the supporter-ownership movement can achieve, our FSA Representative Nick Duckett has put together a statement from the club.

Greenarc Vehicles Becomes FC United Business Club Sponsor

30 June 2023

Greenarc Vehicles, who specialise in helping businesses on the road to a more sustainable fleet, is proud to announce its partnership with FC United as the clubs official Business Club Sponsor.

Pouring Rights Deal Extended with Joseph Holt Brewery

15 June 2023

FC United of Manchester are delighted to sign a contract extension with Joseph Holt Brewery to supply the Pouring Rights to Broadhurst Park Stadium for the next four years, in another major commercial deal for the club.

FC United fans celebrate after reaching community shares target

25 February 2015

Supporters of fan-owned, co-operative football club FC United of Manchester are celebrating today after raising just over £2m from a community share issue to help fund its new football ground and community sports facility in Moston, north Manchester.

FC United marks International Year of Co-ops by backing call for more fan-ownership

12 January 2012

Community football club FC United of Manchester has added its backing to a statement from all cooperatively-owned football clubs across the UK and Europe highlighting the importance of supporter ownership to the future of football.

Businesses team up via FC United to offer free mentoring

5 September 2011

Businesses that sponsor FC United of Manchester are teaming up to offer free mentoring to other companies in the region.

FC United of Manchester becomes KitAid Ambassador club

14 August 2011

KitAid, the sports development charity which provides kit and equipment across the developing world, has recently launched a new Ambassador Club scheme to recognise and partner with different football clubs from every level of the game.

FC United Start New Season at Bower Fold

31 July 2011

FC United of Manchester will be playing its first home game at Staybridge Celtic’s Bower Fold stadium this season.

MX Data Signs for FC United as First Club & Community Sponsor

14 July 2011

FC United of Manchester has signed its first main club sponsor - whose CEO is delighted his logo will NOT be appearing on the players’ shirts.

FC United Submits Planning Application for Community Stadium in Moston

7 July 2011

FC United of Manchester today (Friday) submitted a planning application for a 5,000-capacity community stadium in Moston.

Club Continues Consultation Over Moston Proposal

8 June 2011

FC United of Manchester is to hold further consultation sessions over its plans to develop a community facility and sports stadium in Moston.

Pioneering Shares Scheme Breaks the £1Million Mark

19 December 2010

The pioneering Community Shares scheme issued by FC United of Manchester has broken through the £1million mark - less than three months after it was launched.

FC United Extends Pioneering Community Share Offer

29 November 2010

FC United of Manchester is extending its pioneering Community Shares Scheme offer to the end of February.

FC United Get Green Light for Newton Heath

24 November 2010

FC United of Manchester has been given planning permission to build its own ground at Ten Acres Lane in Newton Heath - the original birthplace of Manchester United.

FC United Community Share Investment Tops £0.5m

14 November 2010

Investment in FC United shares has topped the half million pound mark, just six weeks after the community share issue was launched to help raise funds towards the development of a new stadium.

FC United Aiming for FA Cup First Round on Sunday

19 October 2010

FC United of Manchester is to try for the second time in its five year history to secure a place in the first round proper of the FA Cup.

FC United of Manchester Reveals Location of Proposed Stadium

24 March 2010

FC United of Manchester has announced plans to develop a football ground in Newton Heath, Manchester - the birthplace of Manchester United.

FC United urge football supporters to join Beyond the Debt Rally

21 February 2010

FC United urge football supporters to join Beyond the Debt Rally.

New FC United Website Makes A Big Impression

14 February 2010

FC United of Manchester’s website has proved a hit since its Christmas re-launch, with more than one million page views in January alone.

FC United Announces Post Season Trip To St Pauli

14 February 2010

FC United of Manchester will play member-owned St Pauli in May as part of the club’s centenary celebrations.

Big Coat Day Donations

11 January 2010

FC United of Manchester is still appealing for donations of spare winter clothing as part of its “Big Coat Day” collection for the city’s homeless.

Big Coat Day

23 December 2009

FC United fans resolve to help the homeless on Big Coat Day.

Captain Chaddy

29 November 2009

He is better known for his no-nonsense, rousing performances as captain of FC United of Manchester.

Kit for Kids in India

10 November 2009

Bury man is visiting India to donate football kits to children in Bhopal.