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Saudi Arabia ambassador to UK & Ireland eyeing off Portsmouth takeover

Another rich foreigner is eyeing off Portsmouth.

The Sunday Mirror says HRH Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf - the Saudi Arabia ambassador to the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland - has opened preliminary talks about buying the struggling Premier League side.

He would be Pompey's fifth owner in five months.

Although he is facing competition from an Irish/American consortium to gain control, it's understood the Saudi Prince is in a position of real strength in light of his immense material wealth which would clear Pompey's debts overnight.

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