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September 20, 2007 6:11 PM   Subscribe

Usmanov ups the ante at Arsenal The Russian billionaire, who bought David Dein's 14.6% shareholding in April, purchased stock worth almost £40m on Monday and Tuesday to become Arsenal's second-biggest shareholder.
posted by brautigan (5 comments total)

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Unsurprisingly, all the stock is stored completely within his cheeks.
posted by Mach5 at 6:13 PM on September 20, 2007

I thought this was going to be about super villains.
posted by monju_bosatsu at 6:16 PM on September 20, 2007

A Russian investing in English sport is nothing new. Somehow I think The Special One's departure is more post-worthy, sorry.
posted by Brocktoon at 6:16 PM on September 20, 2007

This would work great as a supplementary link in this morning's football FPP, wouldn't it?
posted by Alvy Ampersand at 6:17 PM on September 20, 2007

This is just silly (meta, 2).
posted by Aloysius Bear at 6:18 PM on September 20, 2007

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