A Southampton fan in the club’s colours during its match against Manchester City at St Mary's Stadium on April 15 . Photo: Reuters

Chinese tycoon Gao Jisheng buys Southampton for a seat in planet’s most-viewed sports league

Several Chinese buyers had been chasing the Saints for more than a year, but some were shut out by Beijing’s crackdown on overseas deals, sources say

Topic |   Mergers & Acquisitions

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A Southampton fan in the club’s colours during its match against Manchester City at St Mary's Stadium on April 15 . Photo: Reuters
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