Why Newcastle's 'Sportswash' Looks Decidedly Grubby

Why Newcastle's 'Sportswash' Looks Decidedly Grubby

Football glory has become one of the most sought after forms of reputation laundering by the super-wealthy with image problems. Russian oligarchs, US corporate raiders and now Arab dictators with human rights issues have been crowding to buy up UK clubs as they attempt to re-brand. Sarawak Report's examination of Malaysian corruption has led it to the Middle East and also to the potentially cancerous extension of such dirty money into the heart of UK decision making.....

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