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