Top Six: Bombshells from the owner/chairman

Ollie Irish

20th, May 2008

Tell me, Kenyon, are you loaned sums tonight?
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1 Roman Abramovich Chelsea
“Erm, Peter. You know that £500 million I lent you the other day when you were strapped for cash? I’m going to be needing that back.” The oil tycoon is apparently a more slippery character than we thought. While he continues to bankroll Chelsea, it has emerged today that the money is an interest-free loan rather than a donation. You could argue that being free of interest is a necessity for watching Chelsea play…
2 Vladimir Romanov Hearts
Sacking the manager, ousting the chief executive and the chairman, and installing your son to do the latter two jobs (while also working as your translator) all within 10 days of your takeover is pretty fast work.
3 Peter Ridsdale Leeds
It emerged that while Leeds were £78 million

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