Alisher Usmanov Makes £1.3 Billion Bid To Stan Kroenke For Control Of Arsenal FC

Alisher Usmanov has reportedly made a £1.3 billion bid for the controlling stake of Arsenal Football Club. The Russian Billionaire is already a major shareholder but is looking to buy out current owner, Stan Kroenke (via The Financial Times).
On the pitch, there is so much uncertainty about Arsenal right now. Will Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez remain at the club? Will Arsene Wenger be there next season?
Nobody really knows and now, there could be even more uncertainty within the club.
The Financial Times is reporting that shareholder Alisher Usmanov has made a £1.2 billion bid to Stan Kroenke to buy the club.
Usmanov currently owns 30% of the club and has made the offer to Kroenke, owner of 67% in the last month. The US sports mogul is yet to formally respond.
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