Former Abia state governor, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, has disclosed his plan to buy 35% shareholder stake at English Premier League side, Arsenal.
Making his intentions known through his Facebook page on Monday, Kalu said , “Our success with Enyimba football club between 2000-2007 has continuously increased my passion for football”.
“As the pillar of sports in Africa, I am considering an investment in football and I will buy 35 percent stake in Arsenal FC”.
“Our target is to lift the Champions League and Premier League back to back as we did in Enyimba”, #OUK Kalu wrote.
During his time as the Chief Executive officer of the state, Enyimba received the financial power which catapulted them to winning the CAF Champions League in two different editions of the competition.