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A look into the top richest football owners.

After the Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund acquired legendary English club Newcastle yesterday, they've become the world's richest football owners. Photo credit: GOL Ball In this article, we'll be looking at the top 10 richest football owners in world football currently. Check it out below:

  1 month ago ago
A look into the top richest football owners.

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OPINION: Newcastle United Could Win The EPL Within The Next Five Years After Takenover By PIF

Most Premier League fans will recall that a deal for the Saudi acquisition of Newcastle United was almost completed in April 2020 when the Premier League intervened and halted the agreement. And now, 18 months later, the stalemate that arose when Saudi Arabia's public investment fund (PIF) failed to pass the Premier League's owner and director criteria has been resolved following extensive discussions in recent weeks.

  2 months ago ago
OPINION: Newcastle United Could Win The EPL Within The Next Five Years After Takenover By PIF

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10 Richest Club Owners In Football After Newcastle Acquisition By Saudi PIF

With the wealthy Saudi Arabian PIF takeover of Newcastle United on Thursday, many have been waiting to see what the 10 richest owners list will look like. If you are one of those who really wants to know, this article will give you that information. Recall that Premier League clubs dominate the money league in football.

  1 month ago ago
10 Richest Club Owners In Football After Newcastle Acquisition By Saudi PIF

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3 Things That May Happen After Saudi Arabia Officially Buys A Premier League Club

The game of football is just like any other business as it needs the right management to lead the club to its desired destination. Every club has its hierarchy which manages the affairs of the club and Newcastle United are the latest team to have been taken over by new owners.

  1 month ago ago
3 Things That May Happen After Saudi Arabia Officially Buys A Premier League Club

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Saudi Arabian Takeover Of Newcastle Is Close To Being Agreed

Newcastle United is on the verge of being taken over by Saudi Arabia. After a group proved the Saudi state would not have ownership of the team, the Premier League might give its approval within the next few hours. Instead, the Public Investment Fund (PIF), which would contribute 80% of the funds for the £300 million deal, will be considered as distinct from the state, allowing the buyout to pass the Premier League owners' and directors' test.

  2 months ago ago
Saudi Arabian Takeover Of Newcastle Is Close To Being Agreed

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Reason Newcastle United Should Not Bother To Sign Big Players During January Transfer Window

As Newcastle United fans continue to bask in the euphoria of expectations of signing high profile players in the next transfer window after the £305 million take-over by a Saudi Arabian consortium, Public Investment Fund (PIF) of the Magpies last week, it seems that the new owners of the club would need to be smart enough in avoiding going for any marquee signings for the time being considering the precarious situation of the club in the Premier League table.

  1 month ago ago
Reason Newcastle United Should Not Bother To Sign Big Players During January Transfer Window

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Opinion: Dreadful Newcastle Line Up After Purchase By Saudi Crown Prince

Newcastle United Football Club is an English professional football club based in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, that plays in the Premier League, the top flight of English football. The club has been owned by Mike Ashley since 2007, succeeding long-term chairman Sir John Hall. Magpies fans have been agitating for a change of owner for years now, having witnessed two relegations under Ashley's stewardship, with a feeling of frustration festering among devotees of the Tyneside club. IMAGE: FRENZY GROUP P

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Dreadful Newcastle Line Up After Purchase By Saudi Crown Prince

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Newcastle United new owners' statements in full after takeover deal completed

Newcastle United is now under new ownership after Mike Ashley's takeover of the club was approved. Newcastle United's new owners have addressed the fans following their purchase of the club from Mike Ashley. The club has been sold to a Middle Eastern consortium, and a new chairman has been appointed.

  1 month ago ago
Newcastle United new owners' statements in full after takeover deal completed

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Meet The Individuals Behind The Failed Newcastle United Bid

The proposed £300m takeover of Newcastle United fell through yesterday after Saudi's Public Investment Fund (PIF) pulled out of the deal owing largely to the protracted nature of negotiations, which combined with the coronavirus pandemic had made the investment "no longer commercially viable". There had been strong opposition to the deal from human rights campaigners, most notably Amnesty International who were concerned about Saudi Arabia's welfare practices, as well as broadcast piracy allegations levelled

  1 year ago ago
Meet The Individuals Behind The Failed Newcastle United Bid

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Why £300m Newcastle United Takeover Plan Might Not Come To Fruition

According to one report, there's been a fresh twist in the Newcastle United takeover saga. The £300 million takeover deal is currently being evaluated by the Premier before it is given the green light after Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund(PIF) – along with Amanda Staveley and the Reuben Brothers looked to have landed an agreement in the purchase of the club from Mike Ashley. However, the Daily Mirror now claim that there is a rival bid waiting in the wings if the current takeover plan fails to see t

  1 year ago ago
Why £300m Newcastle United Takeover Plan Might Not Come To Fruition

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The Saudi-led takeover of Newcastle United is off

A Saudi-led takeover of Newcastle United is off The Saudi-led Public Investment Fund has withdrawn its bid for the Premier League club. PIF pulled out of the deal after it stalled during the Owners and Directors test. Public Investment Fund's (PIF) chairman is Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and it appears the Premier League's lawyers had been struggling to establish the precise links between the consortium and the Saudi government. PIF felt it had been given as many assurances as it could about an appropriate

  1 year ago ago
The Saudi-led takeover of Newcastle United is off