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Independent Manchester United Supporters Association
IMUSA is opposed to BSkyB's proposed
takeover of Manchester United. This bid can and will be defeated.
Don't believe it's inevitable - apathy is our biggest enemy. Thousands of reds
around the world have already joined the fight and many businesses and prominent
figures have pledged their support. For instance this webspace and domain were
donated free by XTML - a Manchester based
Internet Solutions Company - thanks in part at least to a fanatical red on their
board. And it doesn't stop there - we've been given office space, top legal advice
and the support of local MP's amongst the many other offers of help that have
flooded in from reds all around the world. That's in just a few short days.
I think the bid sounds OK!"
If you think this bid could be good for Manchester United and
it's supporters - that's exactly what many of your fellow reds
thought too, initially. On the main MUFC mailing lists well over
half of list members were
PRO the deal in the early
days after it was unveiled - now over 90% are
Why? Because they've seen an alternative view of
the deal that'll never be presented in Murdoch's media. Take
a look at some facts or look at what others have to say about Murdoch.
not sure either way"
If you're not sure either way - you're against it. Manchester
United is already a successful football club and a profitable
business - a very rare combination. So why take the risk with the
kind of operators behind BSkyB - there's nothing to be gained,
unless you believe the Murdoch press!
KNOW in my guts - IT'S BAD"
You share what is now the view of the vast majority of reds and
practically every other football fan. If you've already seen the
light and you want to make a difference then you can find out
about the latest activities and submit your own comments and
suggestions by subscribing to the IMUSA mailing list.
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You must get involved before it's too late. This is one battle
we can't stand and watch from the sidelines.
Most importantly please take a look at the
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