Arsenal shareholder Usmanov named richest man in UK - at £13.3bn

Arsenal shareholder Alisher Usmanov has been named the richest man in Britain.

Usmanov has topped the Sunday Times ranking of the wealthiest people in Britain and Ireland with a fortune of £13.3bn.

The Surrey-based tycoon, 59, who has a 30% stake in Arsenal football club, owns iron ore producer Metalloinvest.

Usmanov has been blocked by Arsenal directors from having a seat on the club's board.

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