Rich List For Premier League Club Owners Shows Where Newcastle Will Rank After Takeover
Newcastle will have the richest owner in the Premier League should Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman complete his sensational takeover.
The Mike Ashley era at the Magpies is reportedly coming to an end as the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia edges closer to an extraordinary £300m deal.
TalkSPORT has compiled a rich list featuring the wealthy owners of all 20 Premier League clubs, with the Saudi Arabia Crown Prince topping the list.
The publication claims that the Public Investment Fund's £260bn would skyrocket them ahead of Manchester City owner Sheikh Mansour, who is second in the rankings with £23.3bn.
Chelsea's Roman Abramovich and Arsenal's Stan Kroenke ranked third and fourth respectively, while Wolves owner Guo Guangchang rounded off the top five.
Posted below are how Premier League owners rank on the rich list.
20. Norwich City: Delia Smith and Michael Wynn-Jones (£23m)
19. Burnley: Mike Garlick (£62m)
18. Watford: Gino Pozzo (£93m)
17. Sheffield United: Prince Abdullah bin Musa'ed (£198m)
16. Bournemouth: Maxim Demin (£900m)
15. West Ham United: David Sullivan and David Gold (£1.2bn)
14. Brighton and Hove Albion: Tony Bloom (£1.3bn)
13. Everton: Farhad Moshiri (£1.5bn)
12. Liverpool: John Henry (£2.1bn)
11. Crystal Palace: Joshua Harris (£2.7bn)
10. Southampton: Gao Jisheng (£3.1bn)
9. Manchester United: Glazers (£3.6bn)
8. Tottenham Hotspur: Joe Lewis (£3.9bn)
7. Leicester City: Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha (£4.6bn)
6. Aston Villa: Nassef Sawiris (£5bn)
5. Wolverhampton Wanderers: Guo Guangchang (£5.2bn)
4. Arsenal: Stan Kroenke (£6.8bn)
3. Chelsea: Roman Abramovich (£9.6bn)
2. Manchester City: Sheikh Mansour (£23.3bn)
1. Newcastle United: Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia (£260bn)
Newcastle's takeover bid has sparked rumours that former Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri has emerged as a top target for the managerial role.
And eager fans want the Public Investment Fund to crack open their war chest and splash out on Spurs striker Harry Kane.
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