Reportedly, a group of Premier League clubs could block the proposed Saudi Arabian takeover by Newcastle United, with unrest currently building over the potential deal.
Mike Ashley is becoming increasingly concerned and that the billionaire has been considering seeking other buyers, according to The Sun.
A group of clubs could demand that the Premier League to block the £ 300 m sale after new legal documents emerged. These documents have provided evidence of a link between the Saudi state and the country’s illegal streaming of sports.
The paperwork is now being considered by lawyers, with the proposed takeover now facing further delays, the report further claims.