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Saudi takeover of Newcastle set to go ahead despite rights concerns

BeSoccer 13 days ago 654
Saudi-backed takeover could make Newcastle a Premier League force. AFP
Saudi-backed takeover could make Newcastle a Premier League force. AFP
A Saudi-backed takeover of Newcastle is set to get the green light from the Premier League despite warnings from Amnesty International on Thursday that the deal represents "sportswashing" of the Gulf kingdom's human rights record.