Heart Of Football

Owners' nationality doesn't count, only commitment to club

Today's only game in the English Premier League poses a rather unlikely question: Would the fans prefer English or Chinese owners?

It might seem like a no-brainer.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on December 09, 2018, with the headline 'Owners' nationality doesn't count, only commitment to club'. Print Edition | Subscribe