View of part of the Fujairah Corniche and the Hajar Mountains in the Background

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Portsmouth Gets Profile of New Football Club Owner Sulaiman Al Fahim

Today the people of Portsmouth and the fans were reading a copy of The News to learn about their new Football Club owner.

They discovered that Sulaiman Al Fahim is a huge personality, a billionaire to boot, part of the Arab super-rich elite, star of his own reality show, award winner, owner of a private jet, driver of the world's only Versace Lamborghini Murcielago that cost him £400,000 plus £1.6m for the number plate.

There’s much more to read about this charismatic Emirati at:

Matt Jackson, The News, 27 May 2009.

Is the UAE poised to Buy the Portsmouth FC? Yes!, ETE.
Abu Dhabi to Buy Manchester City Football Club, ETE.
Abu Dhabi Purchase of Foreign Football Club Impedes Emirati Identity, ETE.
Video about Manchester City Takeover by Abu Dhabi, ETE.

Dr Geoff Pound