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Newcastle United: Fans react to comments by takeover leader Amanda Staveley

Newcastle United: Fans react to comments by takeover leader Amanda Staveley - Newcastle United

Many Newcastle United fans have reacted to comments made by Amanda Staveley, the businesswoman leading the takeover bid.

As per ChronicleLive, moderator Manus Cranny could hear a ‘discernible change of tone’ in her voice when they talked about sport and chose to ask her why someone would want to invest in the game.

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She said that they are quite big football supporters in her family, both in terms of supporting clubs and as investors, and have been looking to buy assets in the Premier League for some time.

However, Staveley added that there is a difficulty in terms of totally different valuations, and as a private equity investor, you would look at quite moderate ones and then, suddenly, you are getting advisors saying that some of the big top flight teams are now trading at four or five times revenue. She claims that this is heavy, but they believe very much in investing in sport.

These members of the Toon faithful reacted to the comments on Twitter:

Newcastle fans, what are your thoughts on Staveley’s comments? Let us know below…


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