Valley of doom: Did former Charlton-owner ever receive more than £1 for his shares? And does the new owner have any money at all?

16 March 2020

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Photo: PA Images Charlton Athletic owner, His Excellency Tahnoon Nimer (left) with chairman Matt Southall.

Serious doubts about takeover consortium’s financial resources and background of key figures.

Previous owner alleged to have sold club for a pound while holding onto main property assets.

Money from Abu Dhabi has failed to land in club’s accounts, while lavish personal expenses and consultancy fees have been paid to the chairman and advisors.

James Corbett corbett@offthepitch.com

SPECIAL REPORT - On Tuesday, employees of Charlton Athletic were shocked to see the club’s longest serving and most respected employee marched out of the club’s modest office space at its Valley stadium in south east London.

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