Is Dan Ashworth a marquee signing that Dan Ashworth would recommend? | Jonathan Liew

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The lines of credit and responsibility in football are unclear, so how can Manchester United put a value on a sporting director?

Newcastle United are demanding around £20m from Manchester United for their sporting director, Dan Ashworth. That’s a lot of money, and I wanted to know whether he could possibly be worth it, but it was hard to tell for sure.

I went on the popular search website Google and there were lots of articles saying that he definitely was, that Dan Ashworth is a genius who buys footballers for tiny amounts and sells them for hundreds of millions. And lots of articles saying that Newcastle wouldn’t miss him at all, that football is played on a pitch by actual players, and so in an ideal world you probably want to be spending your £20m on them, instead.

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Written by Jonathan Liew
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2024/feb/20/dan-ashworth-manchester-united-newcastle-united under the title “Is Dan Ashworth a marquee signing that Dan Ashworth would recommend? | Jonathan Liew”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.