Paul Scholes has warned Arsenal followers on BT Sport 2 (April 29, 2021) to not get over-excited concerning the prospect of Daniel Ek shopping for the Gunners.
As reported by Sky Sports activities, Spotify proprietor Ek needs to purchase Arsenal and may be very severe about it.
The Swedish billionaire has enlisted the assist of Arsenal legends Thierry Henry, Dennis Bergkamp and Patrick Vieira and plans to make a proposal of £1.8 billion within the coming days.
The 38-year-old himself just lately made it public on Twitter that he needs to purchase Arsenal, the membership he helps.
Manchester United legend Scholes is sceptical about Ek and has warned Arsenal followers in opposition to getting carried away.
Scholes stated on BT Sport 2 (April 29, 2021), as transcribed by The Mirror: “It’s the identical factor. I don’t suppose Arsenal followers ought to have a good time. He’s getting curiosity by mentioning Bergkamp, Vieira, Henry, it’s the identical previous trick, it gained’t be any totally different. You’ll simply be a toy.
“He’s a cash man, he’s a businessman, he needs to earn cash. That is what they’ll do. They’ll come to golf equipment like this, go to golf equipment like Arsenal and make a lot of cash. However most significantly take a look at the place Arsenal are – tenth within the league. Ridiculous. Take a look at this membership – not gained something for 4 years.”
Staying optimistic however cautious
Scholes does have some extent. True, Ek is an Arsenal fan, however he’s additionally a businessmen and isn’t going to lose cash.
No businessman likes shedding cash, and Ek isn’t any totally different. It is rather possible that the Swedish billionaire will run Arsenal like a enterprise, if he buys them.
Nonetheless, Arsenal followers ought to be optimistic. Ek being a fan signifies that he may have the membership’s finest pursuits at coronary heart.
The Swede won’t spend hundreds of thousands and hundreds of thousands on new gamers straightaway, however he might put the correct individuals into place who would need to take the membership ahead and make them profitable once more.
It could be higher to have a billionaire businessman who is definitely a fan of Arsenal in cost than somebody who will not be.
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