I no longer support Manchester United, just FC United of Manchester (a democratic club that can’t be bought)

During Manchester United’s dreadful 1-0 defeat by Liverpool, I decided that it was finally time to stop supporting Man U, and just support my main team, FC United of Manchester (www.fc-utd.co.uk), set up by fans of Man U opposed to the Glazer takeover, with whom I have a season ticket for the first time this season – political commitments will mean I miss quite a lot of matches but I’m happy to financially support this good cause. [Also, I couldn’t get a ticket for the play-off final at Colwyn Bay in 2011, due to not having both a season ticket and being a member – hopefully, this time we’ll win the league and get promoted as of right, avoiding the lottery of the play-offs (in which we’ve lost in the final in each of the last three seasons).]

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