A view of the Bobby Robson statue outside Newcastle United’s St James' Park. Photo: Reuters A view of the Bobby Robson statue outside Newcastle United’s St James' Park. Photo: Reuters
A view of the Bobby Robson statue outside Newcastle United’s St James' Park. Photo: Reuters
Jonathan White
Opinion

Opinion

Jonathan White

Wigan Athletic, Newcastle United and Arsenal show football ownership is funny business

  • As Boris Johnson weighs in on aborted takeover of Newcastle United, Amnesty International calls for ‘human rights’ test
  • Wigan Athletic’s rapid administration has put focus on English Football League’s ownership criteria as fans pick up the pieces

A view of the Bobby Robson statue outside Newcastle United’s St James' Park. Photo: Reuters A view of the Bobby Robson statue outside Newcastle United’s St James' Park. Photo: Reuters
A view of the Bobby Robson statue outside Newcastle United’s St James' Park. Photo: Reuters
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Jonathan White

Jonathan White

Jonathan White joined the Post in 2017 after a decade reporting on sport from China. He originally moved to Beijing to coach football in 2007 and later spent two years in Shanghai.