(AGENDAWATCHDOG) – The fiancee of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi has revealed she wants to meet with Premier League chief executive Richard Masters to discuss the proposed Saudi takeover of Newcastle United.
Hatice Cengiz had previously written an open letter to Newcastle fans asking them to consider if the club’s pending takeover is ‘the right way out of despair’ for them and the city.
The Daily Telegraph reported on Wednesday that Cengiz is now looking to go a step further by sitting down with Masters for a meeting.
The Premier League club are on the brink of a controversial £300million takeover by a coalition backed by funds from the Saudi Public Investment Fund.
Washington Post journalist, Khashoggi was killed after he entered the Saudi consulate on October 2, 2018, to obtain paperwork for his wedding to his Turkish fiancee Cengiz.