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Kroenke ally hits out at 'Silent Stan' nickname

November 17, 2009
Stan Kroenke's right-hand man has defended the American tycoon's low public profile, insisting the nickname 'Silent Stan' is "very unfair''.

Kroenke was in the news again earlier this month when he took his stake in Arsenal's parent holding company to 29.9%.

If he goes beyond 29.99%, he is legally obliged to launch a formal takeover bid for the club but, despite moving very close to that mark, he has remained silent on his intentions towards the Gunners.

Paul Andrews, ...

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