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Manchester United Loses Kit Sponsorship After Protests: Observer

  • Fallout continues from failed European Super League bid
  • The Hut Group reportedly pulls out of contract starting July
Supporters protest against Manchester United's owners at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, on May 2.

Supporters protest against Manchester United's owners at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, on May 2.

Photographer: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images

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Manchester United Plc’s U.S. owners are continuing to see fallout from a botched plan for a new European Super League, losing a kit sponsorship deal valued at 200 million pounds ($279.7 million), according to the Observer newspaper.