Saudi prince talks up 'benefits' of Liverpool FC takeover

Saudi prince talks up 'benefits' of Liverpool FC takeover

Though a state-funded takeover of Liverpool has been doubted, Saudi sports minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal has talked up the “benefits.” Prince Abdulaziz is a member of the ruling royal family of Saudi Arabia, and has been in his position as minister of sports since 2020. The House of Saud is led by King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, whose son, Mohammed bin Salman, serves as chairman of the Public Investment Fund (PIF) which bought Newcastle last year. With …