Tag: Newcastle United

Newcastle United training center spruce-up

Newcastle United new training center

The Premier League team Newcastle United F.C.’s (UK) training center is being spruced up. ‘Newcastle United’ stated that over the last few months, Newcastle United’s Benton training ground has been undergoing an extensive renovation, with the addition of hydrotherapy and plunge pools,... » Read more

‘The Magpies’ to soar with PIF-led takeover

Saudi Arabia acquires Newcastle United

An investment group led by the Public Investment Fund (PIF), and also comprising PCP Capital Partners and RB Sports & Media (an off-shoot of private equity and investment operation) (the ‘Investment Group’), has completed the acquisition of 100 percent of Newcastle United Limited (private... » Read more

Saudi Arabia into sports shopping spree

Saudi Arabia into sports shopping spree

Saudi Arabia is embracing sports in a big way and sees racing, boxing and soccer as a means to enhance its image. The kingdom did not have a huge footprint on the world sporting map. But, of late, the staging of sporting events extraordinaire has marked a sharp turnaround for the oil-rich... » Read more