1. Man Utd sale: 'Clauses' could see Sir Jim Ratcliffe beat Sheikh Jassim in takeover race

    By Nathan Ridley Sir Jim Ratcliffe wants to attach clauses which would see him secure long-term ownership of Manchester United should he initially acquire a minority stake in the club. Founder and chief executive of the petrochemical company, INEOS , Ratcliffe hopes to break the dea