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Man Utd branded 'the joke that writes itself' as they bring fans 'incredible sleep'

Manchester United are renowned for their ability to become the official partner for just about any consumer product — and their latest venture into the world of sponsorship left the gate wide open for them to be mocked by their rivals and own fans.As one of the biggest clubs on a global scale in terms of fan membership and revenue, it is no surprise that companies are keen to get their brands advertised at Old Trafford with the world watching.Their attempts to drum up revenue saw the club agree a lucrative 10-year partnership deal with Mlily, a mattress manufacturer, back in May 2018.And the latest advertisement from the company on social media has handed fans the opportunity to openly poke fun at the club and its partner.In a tweet posted on Wednesday, Mlily — defining themselves as a ‘Legend of Comfort’ — took the opportunity to celebrate their partnership with the Red Devils.The tweet read: "Bringing you incredible sleep, with our partners @ManUtd #mufc #redefiningsleep.”That unfortunate wording, coupled with the image of Bruno Fernandes, Marcus Rashford and Alex Telles — who looked to be on the verge of snoozing himself — attracted the attention of social media users.Man United have been criticised for their dull brand of football since Ralf Rangnick took charge in an interim role in early December and the statistics suggest there could be perhaps more entertainment.HAVE YOUR SAY! Does Manchester United's brand of football send you to sleep? Comment below.Rangnick’s men have only managed to score 11 goals in their eight games under the 63-year-old so far, including 1-0 victories over Crystal Palace, Norwich and Aston Villa.And with their football not being the easiest on the eye to observe, some witty Twitter users
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