Giants are the most believable mythical creatures on earth and they exist and have existed in different forms in history. Sometimes called ogres, giants were generally presented as creatures so big that the earth trembled when they walked. The ultimate fact is that giants are not just fairy tales, with their remains having been found all over the world, the mystery of their civilization lives on today.
In 2011, a Colombian born footballer who goes by the name of Juan Pablo Pino was on loan from Galatasaray at Al-Nassr FC, a Saudi Arabian club. This is the story of how he was arrested after he exposed his tattoos in the city of Riyadh. Photo credit: Getty Images
Newcastle fans and the rest of the football world are already anticipating a dominant future for the club following their £300 million takeover last week, with their new Saudi Arabian owners worth a staggering £320 billion. Since the news of the takeover, there have been a lot of speculation about the caliber of players who will be making their way to St James's Park in the coming transfer windows.
A Saudi Arabian businessman has hinted an interest in the football club giant Arsenal after another football club giant Newcastle was purchased by the Saudi Arabian government’s consortium for £300 million ($558 million), a deal which has been been pursued since 2017. This purchase skyrocketed Newcastle’s worth as one the most expensive clubs in the world.
It is no longer news that Premier league side, Newcastle United has been taken over by some Saudi Arabian billionaires in a deal worth around £300 million, after an 18-month deadlock. The club is currently placed 19th on the EPL table, claiming just 3 points out of a possible 21 in their first seven league matches.
Former Nigeria professional football league highest goal scorer, Israel Abia, opened his goal account in Saudi Arabia with a hattrick as his Side,Al-Rawdhah Club, recorded a big home win earlier today in the Saudi Arabia third tier league. Israel who joined the Saudi Arabian side from Nigeria professional football league outfit, Enugu Rangers, has been handful for his new employees regardless firing blank althrough.
The Premier League is a very popular league with many tough and big teams contesting for the Premier League title. Since this season, the likes of Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool, and Chelsea have been named as the favorite to win the league. For me, the prediction is right, but some clubs are on the verge of investing huge amounts of money in their teams.
Newcastle United have made headlines in the last few weeks. Courtesy of Big Money Takeovers by their new owners, a consortium led by the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund. It is believed by the football world that with Newcastle's new status as the richest and wealthiest club, the motivation and drive will be translated into the players, who in turn will be fired to bring in the result.
Newcastle were once one of the best clubs in the Premier League during the 90's, but the club and its loyal fanbase has certainly experienced tough times over the last several years. Now, the supporters of the club can dare to dream after the takeover of the Premier League underdog.
The takeover of Newcastle United by Saudi Arabian Consortium, led by Public Investment Funds has been completed, to put to a end to the 14 years old club ownership of Mike Ashley. This deal initially collapse aubout 18 months ago, where there was issues of alleged piracy enabled by Saudi Arabian based broadcasters beIN Sports, and also on how much the Saudi Arabian state will interfere with the running of the club.
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.
Photo Credit: Twitter A group of Saudi Arabian investors known as 'the PIF Consortium' have finally completed the buying of Newcastle United.Sources have it that they have acquired the full shares of the English club and they are willing to invest a huge sum of money in the club.
The Saudi Arabian take over of Newcastle United in a £305m deal was widely celebrated by the fans of the club. Newcastle United used to compete for major trophies in English football in the past, the club found it difficult to compete with other top clubs owned by Billionaires who were ready to invest massively in their team.
After the recent Saudi Arabian takeover at Newcastle United I think the Magpies will end up winning the English Premier League title next season. Newcastle United might surprise everyone to win the premier league title next season after the Saudi Arabian takeover that happened recently. The Saudi Arabian takeover was completed at the club recently and an official public investment of about $434million was known to.be made on the club, which means that Newcastle United might become one of the richest club in Europe even surpassing current premier league Champions Manchester City
President Muhammadu Buhari played host to Saudi Arabian Minister of Foreign Affairs at State House, Abuja, declaring that the oil rich kingdom had been quite kind to Nigeria. Receiving HRH Prince Faisal Bin Farhan Al-Saud, the president in a statement by presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, said with Nigeria's large population and infrastructural deficit, the country needed all the revenue she could get from oil, a mainstay from economy, "and Saudi Arabia has been very kind to us, making sacrifice by reducing production to accommodate us number of times."
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.
Newcastle United football club is officially under new ownership today. This comes as the outcome of a £300million deal being secured, involving a Saudi Arabian league led by the Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund. Mike Ashley's 14-year reign as the possessor of the club comes to demise with this takeover.
Premier league: Clubs vote to temporarily ban striking of sponsorship deals linked with club owners.
After an emergency meeting on Monday, the Premier League clubs have voted to ban temporarily, the striking of lucrative sponsorship deals that are tied to the owners of the club. This temporary ban comes after the Saudi Arabia-backed take over of the Newcastle United club. Out of the 20 clubs that were present, 18 clubs voted in favor of the ban while Newcastle voted against it, and Manchester City chose to abstain from the vote.
With the Saudi Arabian takeover of Newcastle United is close to being agreed, there will definitely be a lot of changes happening at the club in the coming weeks, and one of those changes may happen in the manager's department. After 18 months of the Newcastle takeover saga, reports suggest that an approval from the English Premier League could possibly come in the next 24 hours after a consortium proved the Saudi state would not have control of the club.
This is really good times for anyone related to Newcastle football club. The long awaited, highly anticipated Saudi-led takeover was finally completed yesterday, after the Premier League confirmed news. Both fans and players have reacted joyously to the news. However, this could mean bad news for some people as we are made to understand that Steve Bruce is expected to be replaced soon.