12/06/2011 22:20,

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United's passionate worldwide fanbase has made the club's official Facebook page the fastest growing of any sports team on the planet. 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:

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


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