The outbreak of the novel coronavirus pandemic has resulted in football heavyweight Manchester United losing £3.3m with the figure expected to rise.
The club revealed this in their third-quarter results ending 31 March 2020 with the side’s Chief financial officer, Cliff Baty, explaining that they will return £20m in television revenue even though the league is concluded.
According to Baty, United lost £8m in the last three weeks of March when three of their games were postponed.
He explained in a press conference that television broadcasters are getting the money due to the change of dates and time for the fixtures.
The Premier League may return behind closed doors net month.