Usmanov after the loss of Arsenal’s sights on a new club


Alisher Usmanov (centre)Photo: Vladimir Astapkovich / RIA Novosti

Russian businessman Alisher Usmanov has retained an interest in football and is ready to purchase another club despite the sale of the shares of Arsenal. The words of billionaire leads Bloomberg.

Russian not excluded, that soon again invests in a football club. In particular, Usmanov has expressed his willingness to help his partner to the Iranian Farad Moshiri, owns a controlling stake in the English “Everton”.

On 7 August, the Russian businessman has refused a 30 percent stake in the London club. The sole owner of Arsenal will be the billionaire from the USA Stan Kronke.

Usmanov became the owner of Arsenal in 2007. Then he acquired 14.65% of the shares of the club from former Vice-President of Londoners David Dean at 97,8 million dollars. In February 2016, the entrepreneur has bought a stake in the company Red & White Holdings Limited with his partner, Farhad Moshiri and took a 30 percent stake in the securities of Arsenal.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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