Tag: Stan Kroenke

Arsenal's US owner Stan Kroenke (C) looks on during the presentation to Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger after the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Burnley at the Emirates Stadium in London on May 6, 2018. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / IKIMAGES / AFP)

Kroenkes consider acquiring clubs in Brazil, Belgium, & Portugal

Stan Kroenke has explored the possibility of acquiring another club, in part to develop their links to Arsenal, according to a report.
Los Angeles Rams' owner Stan Kroenke holds the Vince Lombardi trophy after the LA Rams won Super Bowl LVI against the Cincinnati Bengals at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California, on February 13, 2022. (Photo by Frederic J. Brown / AFP) (Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images)

Arteta hails Kroenke as Arsenal spend hits £270m since 2021

Mikel Arteta has hailed Stan Kroenke's ownership of Arsenal saying it is 'as good as I've seen in football' with the Gunners sitting second in the transfer spend table across Europe.
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Stan Kroenke spends $150m to buy vacant Promenade mall

Stan Kroenke has been revealed as the 'mystery' buyer of the vacant Promenade mall, in Woodland Hills, LA, although it's not clear what the Arsenal owner plans to do with it.
An aeriel view of SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California, on February 19, 2022. (Photo by Daniel SLIM / AFP) (Photo by DANIEL SLIM/AFP via Getty Images)

Stan Kroenke faces pitch-size headache ahead of World Cup 2026

Stan Kroenke faces an embarrassing problem in his mega-expensive LA stadium with the pitch needing to be redeveloped after just 18 months if he wants to host World Cup games in 2026.
Los Angeles Rams' owner Stan Kroenke holds the Vince Lombardi trophy after the LA Rams won Super Bowl LVI against the Cincinnati Bengals at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California, on February 13, 2022. (Photo by Frederic J. Brown / AFP) (Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images)

What does Stan Kroenke’s Superbowl win tell us about his plan for Arsenal?

Matthew and resident US sports (and tactics) expert Stephen Bradley look at what the LA Rams 'World Championship' and a recent state-side interview with Josh Kroenke says about KSE, how they operate and their plan for Arsenal - and how the transfer window fit into that plan.
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Spotify Joe Rogan decision shows Daniel Ek is no Arsenal saviour

The news that Spotify opted to remove Neil Young's music rather than Joe Rogan's podcast shows that would-be Arsenal owner, Daniel Ek, is no better than the rest of the billionaires on this planet.
Mikel Arteta with Stan Kroenke via Reddit

Mikel Arteta flies to America to meet with Stan Kroenke

Mikel Arteta has flown to America to meet with Arsenal owner, Stan Kroenke, in Denver.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 27: Gabriel Martinelli celebrates with teammates Ben White and Gabriel Magalhaes of Arsenal after scoring their team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on November 27, 2021 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Is it time to give credit to Arteta, Edu and Kroenke?

Matthew is joined by special guest Ashley Gerlach to look back on a relatively comfortable win against the Newcastle and their as-yet unspent Saudi billions in their relegation battle.
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Stan Kroenke buys $23.8m luxury 2nd apartment in Beverly Hills

Stan Kroenke, and his wife, Ann Walton Kroenke, heir to the Walmart fortune, have purchased a second luxury condo in the Maybourne Beverly Hills for a record price of $23.8m.
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Ready to sell Pepe, Martinelli’s father speaks and new Kroenke purchase

As we endure the third interlull of the season, here's what's been happening in the world of Arsenal this weekend so far.
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Los Angeles Rams owner Stan Kroenke on the sidelines before playing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 29, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images)

Arsenal Qatar interest update

Rumours of Qatari interest in Arsenal are being played down, and there's no indication Stan Kroenke would sell even if they were true.
Granit Xhaka celebrates with Emile Smith Rowe after he scores to make it 1-1 during the Pre Season Friendly match at the Emirates Stadium, London. Picture credit should read: Paul Terry / Sportimage

Arsenal owner confirms player's contract extension in public statement

Granit Xhaka's new Arsenal contract has been confirmed in rather bizarre fashion, through a statement from the owners in a matchday programme.
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Stan Kroenke will reject any 2nd bid from Daniel Ek

Reports suggest Stan Kroenke will reject any new offers from Daniel Ek, amid talk of a second bid from the Spotify billionaire.
Edu, Mikel Arteta and Steve Round deep in coversation at Goodison Park

Arsenal's questions for the summer that need resolved

Matthew and Stephen sit down to discuss the decisions waiting in the summer ahead for Arsenal, Mikel Arteta, Edu and the Kroenkes.
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Los Angeles Rams owner Stan Kroenke on the sidelines before playing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 29, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images)

Arsenal owners KSE to help Arsenal with £120m financial commitment

Kroenke Sports & Entertainment are set to help Arsenal pay back the £120m loan they previously took out from the CCFF later this month.
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 10: Owner Stan Kroenke of the Los Angeles Rams looks on prior to a game against the Indianapolis Colts at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 10, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

Daniel Ek spells out Arsenal vision but says Kroenke’s won’t sell

Daniel Ek says he made a formal offer for Arsenal Football Club this week and explains how the Kroenkes responded to the bid.
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Arsenal’s value grows 23% despite terrible on-pitch decline

Arsenal have placed 38th in Forbes' latest list of the world's most valuable sports clubs with a value of $2.8billion (£1.98billion), representing a 23% rise.
Manchester United, ManU fan protest - Old Trafford Fans holds up a banner as they protest against the Glazer family, owners of Manchester United, before their Premier League match against Liverpool at Old Trafford, Manchester. Issue date: Sunday May 2, 2021. Copyright: Barrington Coombs

£200m Manchester United blow serves as warning to Arsenal

Manchester United have lost a 10-year, £200m sponsorship deal in the wake of their fans' anti-Glazers protest and Arsenal need to be careful they don't start losing deals, too.
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Arsenal to repay taxpayers’ loan as Tottenham roll theirs over

Arsenal are expected to repay the loan they took out from the government in full this month while Tottenham have opted to roll their repayments over for a year.
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Daniel Ek formal Arsenal takeover bid expected this week

Daniel Ek will make a formal takeover bid for Arsenal by the end of this week, after reaching out to Stan Kroenke over the weekend.
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Los Angeles Rams owner Stan Kroenke on the sidelines before playing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 29, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images)

Arsenal ARE up for sale despite Kroenke’s denial

Arsenal are for sale and Stan Kroenke quoted a price of £1.7 billion just two years ago despite his insistence that they are not looking to sell.
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Daniel Ek believes this is his best chance to buy Arsenal

Daniel Ek has spent a lot of Wednesday talking about his intentions to buy Arsenal, despite Stan Kroenke saying the club isn't for sale.
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I hope they hear me out: Daniel Ek gives update on Arsenal takeover

Daniel Ek has been speaking on CNBC and has given an update on the status of his bid to takeover Arsenal.
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Formal Arsenal takeover approach could come within next 7 days

According to reports, a formal approach from Daniel Ek to Stan Kroenke could come next week as he looks to buy Arsenal
Hundreds of Arsenal fans gathered outside The Emirates Stadium in London in a oeKroenke out protest demanding the club owner Stanley Kroenke to leave. Owners of the six big British football clubs including Arsenal has become targets of fans after their failed attempt to form a European Super League last week. London United Kingdom - Copyright: Tayfun Salci

Arsenal's transactions more important than actions now

Protests, sales, contracts, and what Arsenal does with its money is fast becoming more important than what it does with its players
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Bergkamp, Henry, Vieira join Spotify billionaire serious about buying Arsenal

Spotify billionaire, Daniel Ek, hwould like to get his hands on Arsenal as reports emerge Dennis Bergkamp, Thierry Henry and Patrick Vieira are all getting involved.
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What Stan Kroenke failed to understand about Arsenal fans

If Stan Kroenke was in any doubt how Arsenal fans feel about the club, he was given a big reminder on Friday night as thousands protested but they are still far from understanding things.
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 10: Owner Stan Kroenke of the Los Angeles Rams looks on prior to a game against the Indianapolis Colts at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 10, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

Stan Kroenke one of the stingiest billionaires in world

Stan Kroenke may be worth a whole heap of money but that doesn’t mean he does anything good with it and in 2018 he was named one of the worst when it comes to charitable giving.
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Fan anger rising: Arsenal protest planned as Manchester United fans get into training ground

Fan anger is real and ahead of the planned protest at Arsenal's home game against Everton, a group of Manchester United supporters staged a protest of their own
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 15: Los Angeles Rams owner Stan Kroenke (L) talks with SoFi CEO Anthony Noto (R) before the game between the Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 15, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

Super League doesn’t change Stan Kroenke’s stance on Arsenal

Stan Kroenke is unlikely to sell Arsenal despite the failure of his attempt to join the European Super League, according to reports.
MUNICH, GERMANY - OCTOBER 14: Raul Sanllehi (L) and Fernando Gomes (R) are seen during the ECA European Club Association meeting at the Allianz Arena on October 14, 2008 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Thomas Niedermueller/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Arsenal European Super League talks confirmed 3 years ago

Raul Sanllehi confirmed that Arsenal were involved in talks over forming a European Super League back in 2018 despite denials being issued but that it wouldn't be happening anytime soon.
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Moving Arsenal from London: Stan Kroneke and the European Super League dream

The European Super League is coming and, if Stan Kroneke gets his way, it could be the end of football as we know it with Arsenal going truly global

Barcelona top Forbes’ list, Arsenal 8th

Barcelona top Forbes' Soccer Business Most Valuable Clubs list with Arsenal valued at $2.8bn in 8th place.
Aliko Dangote, president and chief executive officer of Dangote Group, speaks during a panel discussion at the Bloomberg New Economy Forum in Singapore, on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. The New Economy Forum, organized by Bloomberg Media Group, a division of Bloomberg LP, aims to bring together leaders from public and private sectors to find solutions to the world's greatest challenges. Photographer: Justin Chin/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Aliko Dangote Arsenal takeover: What the headlines don’t tell you

Aliko Dangote 'can start talks this summer' and 'Arsenal are open to a sale' claim a number of news outlets but is not what they want you to think it is.
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Los Angeles Rams owner Stan Kroenke on the sidelines before playing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 29, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images)

Stan Kroenke’s wealth drops $1.4bn as Arsenal chase a Woodman

Let's take a look at the Arsenal news and gossip from around the internet that didn't really seem to warrant articles all of their own.
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Kalu wants to buy 35% of Arsenal

Whether incumbent Nigerian senator, Orji Uzor Kalu actually wants to invest in Arsenal or is just using their name to raise his profile, it's hard to say.
Atletico Madrid's Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey (C) celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match between Valencia CF and Club Atletico de Madrid at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on February 14, 2020. (Photo by JOSE JORDAN / AFP) (Photo by JOSE JORDAN/AFP via Getty Images)

Arteta confirms Arsenal owners invested big funds for club to sign Partey

Mikel Arteta confirms Kroenke Sports & Entertainment injected cash into Arsenal for the club to activate Thomas Partey's release clause.
Arsenal's US owner Stan Kroenke (R) looks on during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Burnley at the Emirates Stadium in London on May 6, 2018. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / IKIMAGES / AFP

Why do Arsenal fans hate Stan Kroenke?

Arsenal fans don't like Stan Kroenke, not many people do, but when it comes to Arsenal, why is that exactly?
Arsenal's Spanish head coach Mikel Arteta (R) embraces Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil (L) on the pitch after the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London on January 1, 2020. - Arsenal won the game 2-0. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / IKIMAGES / AFP)

Mesut Ozil refusal costs him his Arsenal career

As more details emerge about the people being cut from Arsenal's wage bill, Mesut Ozil's pay cut stance, for which he was pilloried, seems like it was the right one and might even be the reason he isn't playing.
ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 18: Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers looks on from the sidelines during the second half against the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome on December 18, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Arsenal and Manchester United owners refuse to apologise

Arsenal and Manchester United's American owners have refused to apologise for their part in voting for the NFL to ban players taking a knee to protest racial injustice.