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  • Debt

    In Mike Ashley's first season at Newcastle he loaned the club £100m.  This covered a £50m mortgage that the lender demanded under the terms of...

  • Advertising

    Throughout Mike Ashley's tenure at Newcastle United his shops have been advertised inside and outside of the stadium, at the training ground, in the matchday...

  • Every Penny Available for Transfers

    Over and over again, Mike Ashley and his representatives at Newcastle United use the same line about not taking a penny out of the club,...

  • Training Facilities & Academy

    In 2013 Newcastle United announced that they would build a new multi-million pound training facility.  Since then, the message had been fairly consistent from the...

  • Lie – Mike Ashley Won’t Attend The Sports Direct Annual General Meeting

    The Guardian, September 9th 2018As the owner of Newcastle United Football Club, Sports (re)Direct tycoon Mike Ashley is used to being shouted at for 90...