Money Matter$

Which Premier League owner has been hit hardest by the recession?

Usmanov loses 74 per cent of his fortune

Alisher Usmanov

Britain’s super-rich were crying in their corn flakes yesterday morning as The Sunday Times Rich List detailed the damage to their collective banks accounts. In the past year, the number of billionaires has fallen from 75 to 43, and [...]

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Money Matter$

And the highest paid footballer in the world is…

… not going to surprise you at all

David Beckham

France Football yesterday released their annual list of the world’s highest earning footballers, and David Beckham has come out on top, with total earnings of €32.4m in 2008.

The England star is paid around £4m a year for his [...]

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Domestic Issues

Didier Drogba’s cleaner calls the police over payment row

Woman experiences difficulty extracting £430 from man who earns £115,000 a week

Didier Drogba

If there’s one thing better than hiring a cleaner for your £4m Surrey mansion, then it’s hiring a cleaner with a name like a stripper for your £4m Surrey mansion. Chelsea star Didier Drogba opted [...]

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J-Mo On The Money


Michel Platini can stick his Premier League envy, and Scudamore can shove his NBA-loving attitude and BigBank CEO-like arrogance; David James should be running football…

david james premier league rumour

…or at least replacing that lazy prat Lawrenson on MOTD. In his excellent Observer

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