Football: Manchester United's Class of '92 have big dreams for Salford City

Salford City co-owners Gary Neville (left) and Ryan Giggs, along with other co-owners from their Manchester United Class of '92, are hoping to take the club up to the upper echelons of English football.
Salford City co-owners Gary Neville (left) and Ryan Giggs, along with other co-owners from their Manchester United Class of '92, are hoping to take the club up to the upper echelons of English football.PHOTO: SALFORD CITY FC

SINGAPORE - They have won the Premier League as "kids" and conquered European football but taking Salford City up to the professional echelons of the English Football League (EFL) represents the biggest challenge for its famous owners.

Based in Salford of Greater Manchester, the club was taken over in 2014 by Singapore billionaire Peter Lim and former Manchester United players Ryan Giggs, Nicky Butt, Paul Scholes and brothers Gary and Phil Neville.

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