Profile: Shahid Khan - The former kitchen hand trying to make his sporting luck count

19 October 2020

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Fulham and Jacksonville Jaguars owner started out as a dishwasher before making a fortune from automotive supplies

Foresaw noughties liquidity crisis, dodging recession and emerging a billionaire, buying the Jaguars in 2012 and Fulham in 2013.

Fulham remain heavily subsidised by the Khan family and experiments with data analytics have been largely unucssessful.

 Club promoted for third EPL campaign under Khans but have only one point after the opening five matches.

James Corbett corbett@offthepitch.com

On his first night in the United States, Shahid Khan, a 17-year-old immigrant from Pakistan, rolled up his sleeves and set to work in his new job.

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