McCabe set to appeal verdict removing him as owner of Sheffield United

4 November 2019

Kevin McCabe
Photo: Getty Images In September, Kevin McCabe (left) was forced to sell his 50 per cent share to co-owner HRH Prince Abdullah bin Musa'ad bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (right) for just £5 million after spending years fighting over the right to ownership of the club

According to the Star, it is unclear whether Kevin McCabe, removed from the club as owner by a court verdict in September, is contesting all or part of the verdict.

The judge initially refused the 71-year-old's appeal but now McCabe believes he has an arguable case.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Kevin McCabe is expected to appeal September's High Court verdict removing him as owner of Sheffield United, according to the Star, having spent the time since then building a case with his lawyers. 

In September, McCabe was forced to sell his 50 per cent share to co-owner HRH Prince Abdullah bin Musa'ad bin Abdulaziz Al Saud for just £5 million after spending years fighting over the right to ownership of the club. 

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