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

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

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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