Facebook.com/manchesterunited has now registered over 16 million fans since its launch, making the Reds the most followed English football team on the social networking website (source: sportingintelligence.com).
The community continues to grow, with over 500,000 fans per month choosing to engage with the club on Facebook.
"This underlines our global fanbase," said a club spokesman. "Any look at the extent of our support reveals we have fans everywhere from Stretford to Singapore to Santiago, showing the strength of United’s appeal."
To become a 'fan' of the club’s official Facebook page and join a global family of United supporters, visit Facebook.com/manchesterunited.