Amanda Staveley’s husband Mehrdad Ghodoussi has taken to Twitter to slam the Premier League for “playing games” following last night’s delay to the arbitration process.
News broke yesterday that the case between NUFC and the Premier League had been adjourned until ‘early 2022’, with the reason cited being disclosure of evidence issues – making many wonder just who was at fault for the latest delay.
Toon fans were quick to vent their frustrations on social media, and who can blame them? This takeover saga has dragged on for over 15 months and we still can’t see the finish line on the horizon.
Early 2022 has been mooted as a start date which means almost two years would have passed since a price was agreed between Mike Ashley and the consortium.
It now feels clear that the Premier League’s tactics are to delay the proceedings in the hope that the consortium will grow tired and pull out, and this has clearly hit a nerve with Ghodoussi.
Here is what he said on Twitter last night: