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On Thursday, English Premier League club Newcastle was sold by Mike Ashley to Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund. The people behind the £300m deal were asked to prove that the gulf state itself would not have control over the club. In a statement, PIF governor Yasir Al-Rumayyan said: “We are extremely proud to become the [...]

Bruno Fernandes Manchester United

Manchester United scored three late goals at Newcastle to earn victory and help ease the misery inflicted by the heavy defeat against Tottenham. It was an incredible final few minutes for a team who looked as if they had blown their chance of three points following Bruno Fernandes’ failure from the penalty spot in the [...]

Real Madrid has once again regained the top spot the Deloitte Football Money League, but that is only because of the continuing decline of the pound against the euro. The Deloitte Football Money League list is based on clubs’ revenue excluding transfer fees Dan Jones, partner in the sports business group at Deloitte, said: “All [...]

Newcastle Fire King Kev

Reports from Newcastle say that Kevin Keegan has been fired by Newcastle after less than eight months after taking over the club. Keegan reportedly has been unhappy with the Michael Owen negotiations and he was not involved in signing either Xisco or Nacho Gonzalez, while the club were trying to offload Joey Barton without his [...]