Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote provides another update on his desire to buy Arsenal
Africa’s richest man and enterprise magnate Aliko Dangote has revealed he’ll might think about investing in different golf equipment other than his age-long desire to buy English Premier League giants Arsenal.
According to a Tribal Football report, Dangote, who’s a staunch supporter of the Gunners could also be compelled to look elsewhere, if American sports activities magnate Stan Kroenke refuses to promote the membership..
The enterprise tycoon was fast to stress that difficulty of shopping for a membership, may need to wait till 2020 when he completes his oil refinery primarily based in Lagos.
“I’m very attached to Arsenal but if he won’t sell, I might have to change,” mentioned the 61-year-old, was quoted as saying at a New Economy Forum in Singapore.
“I’m very a lot a fan of soccer. I’ll like to have a membership. I haven’t got to personal Arsenal.
“By the time we’ve finished [the oil refinery], we’ll be a $30bn [£22.8bn] company in terms of revenue,”
submitted Dangote, who’s Africa’s richest man and at present price about £8.5bn.