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Billionaire Usmanov Plans to Boost Arsenal Football Club Stake

Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov, who controls 30 percent of the Arsenal Football Club with a business partner, will seek to boost the stake, according to an interview broadcast on state television.

The soccer club is a “really good” business with strong prospects, Usmanov said in an interview with the Rossiya 24 channel.

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