Prospective Wembley buyer Khan has ideas for venue
Fulham and Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan is striking a lot of the right notes when it comes to his desired purchase of Wembley Stadium.
Khan, 67, says he wants to continue to host England matches if he gets the venue, and will also look to have a working retractable roof in order to further insure big events.
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“England must play there,” the American billionaire said. “Otherwise it will be a shell. It would be like an empty suit that doesn’t have soul.”
Khan also has an interesting idea to help smaller events at Wembley:
It all sounds pretty cool, Shad... but are you bringing your NFL team? The comment section on the last post nearly started fire at the thought.
“I’d been to Wembley by then a couple of times and I told the NFL that the only venue we wanted to be part of was Wembley,” Khan said.