Musk's tweet about buying Manchester United no joke for fed-up fans

The richest man on earth has once again created chaos and commotion on the internet with his tweets

Tesla's billionaire CEO Elon Musk tweeted late on Tuesday that he was buying Manchester United soccer club

Musk's tweet had attracted more than 500,000 'likes' on the club's main Twitter account

Shares of the English soccer club Manchester United briefly rose by as much as 17% in premarket trading on Wednesday

He is richest man in world , He have capable to buy anything around the world

After Elon Musk tweet's Manchester United fans reacted surprised

Manchester United is valued at $4.6 billion, according to Forbes

United won the last of their record 20 English league titles back in 2013.

No, this is a long-running joke on Twitter. I'm not buying any sports teams,

Hours later — and after several news articles were published about his bold claim — Musk clarified that it was all a joke.