Fox News - Fair & Balanced

Shahid Khan

NFL owner Shahid Khan buys Fulham

Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan bought the Barclays Premier League club Fulham on Friday, becoming the sixth American owner in the Premier League.The deal between previous owner Mohamed Al Fayed and Khan for the sale of the London club was completed on Friday and approved by the Premier League. Financial details were not disclosed.''Fulham is the perfect club at the perfect time for me,'' Khan said in a statement sent to The Associated Press. ''I want to be clear, I do not view myself so much as the owner of Fulham, but a custodian of the club on behalf of its fans. My priority is to ensure the club and Craven Cottage each have a viable and sustainable Premier League future that fans of present and future generations can be proud of.''We will manage the club's financial and operational affairs with prudence and care, with youth development and community programs as fundamentally important elements of Fulham's future.''Al Fayed, an Egyptian businessman, has owned Fulham since 199...

Read More

  1. Fulham boss urged to find Pakistan talent

    Pakistan football chiefs Tuesday urged new Fulham owner Shahid Khan to go back to his roots and look for young talent in the South Asian country.Billionaire Khan, bo...

  2. Khan vows to build on Al Fayed's work at Fulham

    Fulham's new owner Shahid Khan vowed to build on the foundations left by Mohamed Al Fayed as the Pakistan-born billionaire arrived at Craven Cottage for the first ti...

  3. Dempsey put up for sale by Spurs

    Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertainin...

  4. Rapero británico Naughty Boy recrea "El Mago de Oz" en los Andes bolivianos

    Una versión andina de "El maravilloso Mago de Oz", con personajes y paisajes bolivianos, recrea el video clip de la canción "La La La" grabada recientemente por el r...

  5. Jaguars fire GM Smith

    The Jacksonville Jaguars have fired general manager Gene Smith, owner Shahid Khan announced on Monday.Smith joined the Jaguars' organization in 1994 as a scout and b...

  6. Extra Points: 'Black Monday' remains unforgiving

    There was some thought in NFL circles that "Black Monday" would be a little less cruel this time around.The end-game was still expected to be far worse than usual wi...

  7. Extra Points: It's still Gabbert over Tebow in Jacksonville

    If continuity means anything in the NFL, Blaine Gabbert hasn't really had a chance in Jacksonville.Once upon a time the Jaguars traded up six spots to select Gabbert...

  8. Baltimore intenta dar el paso definitivo

    Dos veces en años sucesivos. Dos situaciones decisivas en la agonía. Los Ravens de Baltimore se han tenido que acostumbrar a irse de vacaciones haciéndose la misma p...

  9. Cowboys most valuable NFL team at $2.1 billion

    The Dallas Cowboys are the first American sports franchise worth more than $2 billion, according to Forbes magazine.The NFL's most valuable team for the sixth consec...

  10. Ravens poised to take next step in crowded AFC

    Two years, two close calls, and two long offseasons pondering "what if" for the Baltimore Ravens.What if Billy Cundiff hadn't missed that chip-shot field goal agains...

  11. Jags WR Blackmon issues apology

    Jacksonville Jaguars rookie wide receiver Justin Blackmon apologized on Wednesday for his actions over the weekend.The former Oklahoma State wide receiver was arrest...

  12. Cowboys, el equipo más valioso de NFL: 2.100 mln

    Los Cowboys de Dallas son la primera franquicia deportiva estadounidense en valer más de 2.000 millones de dólares, según la revista Forbes.El equipo más valioso de ...

  1. Quotes on death of Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson

    Reaction on the death Tuesday of Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson:___"He wasn't my boss, he was my friend. A magnificent guy to work with. Deeply saddened to hear ab...

  2. Khan agrees to buy Fulham

    Pakistan-born billionaire Shahid Khan agreed a deal to buy English Premier League club Fulham on Friday.Khan, who owns NFL team Jacksonville Jaguars, has been in tal...

  3. Fulham sacks Meulensteen, hires Magath

    London, England (SportsNetwork.com) - Fulham announced Friday that the club has sacked manager Rene Meulensteen and replaced the Dutch tactician with German coach Fe...

  4. Fulham fires Rene Meulensteen, names Felix Magath as new manager in relegation battle

    Fulham fired manager Rene Meulensteen and hired Felix Magath on Friday, saying "action was required" in its bid to avoid relegation from the Premier League.Magath, w...

  5. Roadside bomb attack kills 3 explosive experts in northwest Pakistan

    Police say a roadside bomb has killed three members of a Pakistani bomb disposal team who were on their way to defuse another bomb elsewhere in the city of Peshawar....

  6. Fulham, in 18th place in Premier League, fires manager Martin Jol; Rene Meulensteen gets job

    Fulham has fired manager Martin Jol, with the club in 18th place in the Premier League.The club said in a statement Sunday that Rene Meulensteen is the new manager. ...

  7. Fulham sack Jol

    London, England (SportsNetwork.com) - Fulham have sacked manager Martin Jol and appointed Rene Meulensteen to take charge of the first-team, the club announced on Su...

‹ Prev1234Next ›