Should the richest black man decide to launch a fresh bid, he's likely to own the club before the year ends.
Dangote has been outspoken about his desire to own the club for a very long time now, dating back to 2011, which makes it ten years now. He moved in 2011 to buy the shares of Lady Nina Bracewell-Smith's 15.9% but it was eventually purchased by Kroenke.
Dangote is known to have once made the bold statement, "it's about buying Arsenal and turning it around. I've run a very successful business and I think I can also run a very successful team. Right now, with what we are facing, over $20 billion of projects. I cannot do both."
He further insisted that there is no doubt that he would buy the club as money isn't a problem.
Reports coming out of the club states that Dangote might launch a bid in 2021 and finally owned the club this year.
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