Absolutely delighted with this product.Promptly and safely delivered Well priced and good condition Excellent readThank you got a bit bogged down with the middle east side needed on american investors ok some good information on the modern owners Bought this for football mad husband..He s really enjoying reading all about the things you never know or hear about. Thoroughly researched Harrowing in its depiction of the globalisation of football, and the stripping of its passion to money launderers and frauds.It answers the questions it asks And asks even.A good read A worthwhile read. Interesting perspective on the sad state of what was The Beautiful Game. Really good insight into the new money infiltrating football. Once Upon A Time Football Was Run By Modest Local Businessmen Today It Is The Plaything Of Billionaire Oligarchs, Staggeringly Wealthy From Oil And Gas, From Royalty, Or From Murkier Sources But Who Are These New Masters Of The Universe Where Did All Their Money Come From And What Do They Want With Our Beautiful Game In The Billionaires Club James Montague Delves Deeper Than Anyone Else Has Dared, To Tell This Story For The First Time It Is Part History Of Club Ownership, Part In Depth Investigation Into The Money And Influence That Connects The Super Rich Around The Globe, And Part Travel Book As He Crosses National Boundaries In An Attempt To Reveal The Real Force Behind Modern Day Football Whilst Almost Always Cloaked In Secrecy, The Billionaire Owner Has To Raise His Head Above The Bunker When It Comes To Football Ownership A Rare Achilles Heel That Allows Access To Worlds Normally Off Limits For Journalists And Outsiders And So Montague Criss Crosses The World From Dhaka To Doha, From China To Crewe, From St Louis To London, From Bangkok To Belgium To Profile This New Elite, Their Network Of Money And Their Influence That Defies Geographic Boundaries At Its Heart The Billionaires Club Is A Football Book, About Some Of The Biggest Clubs In The World But It Is Also About Something Bigger The World Around Us, The Global Economy, Where The World Is Headed And How Football Has Become An Essential Cog In This Machine Montague offers an important perspective on the community and global cost of funding top football clubs Football has become than just a game mostly for the worst reasons.