TITLE

Gunning for It All

AUTHOR(S)
Maidment, Godwin
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;5/19/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about Arsenal, the last of the Big Four English Premier League football clubs. Emirates Stadium in North London, England, completed for the Arsenal team in 2006 at a cost of $860 million, is said to be a gold mine. During the 2006-07 season Arsenal's match-day revenue was $155 million. Arsenal has 41,000 fans on a waiting list to buy season tickets that run between $1,760 and $3,640, the most among Premiership teams.
ACCESSION #
32185669

 

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