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Shad Khan drops bid to buy Wembley Stadium amid opposition

29 days ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - Wembley Stadium is staying in the hands of English soccer.
American sports magnate Shad Khan abandoned a 600 million pound offer for the English Football Association's main asset on Wednesday after recognizing the extent of opposition to the sale.
Khan, who owns the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars and Premier League soccer club Fulham, had seen buying Wembley as way of raising the prospects of an American football franchise moving to London.
While the FA called the offer “unsolicited,” the governing body's leadership was happy on the prospect of receiving a windfall to spend on...
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Wembley Stadium Won't Be Sold by FA, Jaguars Owner Shahid Khan Withdraws Offer

29 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The English Football Association announced on Wednesday that Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan has withdrawn his offer to buy Wembley Stadium in London...
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Shad Khan Pulls £600m Offer to Buy Wembley Stadium from The Football Association

29 days ago   |   By SI

Khan said his offer to buy the stadium was perceived to be more divisive than anticipated.
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Shad Khan drops bid to buy Wembley Stadium amid opposition

Shad Khan drops bid to buy Wembley Stadium amid opposition

29 days ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

LONDON - The English Football Association has dropped its plans to sell Wembley Stadium after American sports magnate Shad Khan withdrew his offer amid opposition.
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Jaguars owner Shad Khan not buying Wembley Stadium

29 days ago   |   By NBC Sports

Jaguars owner Shad Khan's long and expensive attempt to purchase London's Wembley Stadium has fallen short. Khan put out a statement today saying he will no longer be moving forward with his bid to buy the world's most famous soccer stadium, where NFL games are also played. Although Khan said “a slim majority” of the
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English Football Association says Shad Khan has withdrawn his offer for Wembley Stadium and it will not be sold

29 days ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

LONDON - English Football Association says Shad Khan has withdrawn his offer for Wembley Stadium and it will not be sold.
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