Jaguars Owner Shad Khan Flexes And Places Bid For UK Wembley Stadium

Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan put in a bid of 500 million, nearly $700 million, to purchase Wembley Stadium in London according to the Evening Standard.

Along with owning the Jaguars, Khan also is the owner of the Premier League club Fulham FC.

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Jaguars owner Shad Khan has reportedly agreed to buy Wembley Stadium, the premier soccer stadium in England and the home of most of the NFL’s international games https://t.co/MXCAycTUaG

The Evening Standard reports that if the sale is approved, it could open up the possibility of more NFL games being played in Wembley along with an increased chance of a franchise being based in London.

It’s quite the flex for the billionaire Khan.

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