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Khan purchases English soccer team

Takes over ownership of Fulham team. Terry McCormick

Print This July 12, 2013, 07:19 PM EST

Shahid Khan has completed his purchase of the Fulham soccer team, per the Florida Times-Union.

Khan, owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars, has added the English soccer club to his stable, something that had been in the works for a while.

The Jaguars are already committed to playing a game each year in London for four years, and now Khan has an added attraction that will be in England on a more every-day basis.

In making the purchase of the soccer team, Khan told Ryan O'Halloran of the Florida Times-Union, ""I do not view myself so much as the owner of Fulham, but a custodian of the club on behalf of its fans."

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Terry McCormick covers the Titans for TitanInsider.com

 

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