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Kardashian Socialite to Help Saudis Seal Newcastle United Deal

  • Carla DiBello advising on proposed purchase by sovereign fund
  • PIF in talks to buy soccer club from billionaire Mike Ashley

Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund is working with a socialite friend of Kim Kardashian West to secure its latest deal.

Carla DiBello, an entrepreneur who’s close to the reality television star, is advising on the Public Investment Fund’s proposed acquisition of Premier League soccer team Newcastle United, people with knowledge of the matter said.