Adidas: "Manchester United Jersey Sales Higher than Expected"

Adidas CEO Herbert Hainer has confirmed the business side of things is going great in the record-breaking, £75m-a-year deal with Manchester United.

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Shatter expectations.

Hainer told Süddeutsche Zeitung that Manchester United jersey sales topped expectations, with a remarkable foreign share of 60%. But that wasn't all Hainer had to say, as he expressed doubts about the team's "way of playing" in the wake of Manchester United's worst run of form in 26 years.

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