Tesla's billionaire CEO Elon Musk posted on twitter that he was considering buying Manchester United.

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After tweeted many news articles were published about Elon Musk tweet. His followers became in confusion.

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Also, Manchester United does not any comments on Elon Musk’s tweet.

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After some times Musk clarified that it was a new joke for all. And this joke is a long-running joke on Twitter.

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I'm not purchasing any team in the sports world," he said after someone asked him if he was serious about the purchase.

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The shares of Manchester United, listed on the New York Stock Exchange, initially rose after hours on Tuesday following the tweet, but they fell back from gains.

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Manchester United is one of the most prestigious soccer clubs around the globe. Based on Forbes, Manchester United is worth $4.6 billion.

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Musk has offered to purchase Twitter to the tune of $44 billion early in the year, but then tried to pull out of the deal.

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