Peter Ridsdale & The Question Of What Constitutes A “Chairman” Or “Director”


Ian began writing Twohundredpercent in May 2006. He lives in Brighton. He has also written for, amongst others, Pitch Invasion, FC Business Magazine, The Score, When Saturday Comes, Stand Against Modern Football and The Football Supporter. Ian was the first winner of the Socrates Award For Not Being Dead Yet at the 2010 NOPA awards for football bloggers.

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4 Responses

  1. ejh says:

    I always thought he was fishy

  2. ned flanders says:

    Well . . . he is just playing the game and he is a lot better at it so fair play to him

  3. SJR says:

    The man is clearly without any shame. If they have not already done so, surely the HMRC must either pursue him for the money or call in the Fraud Squad. He appears to have simply taken ‘our money’ in the form of taxes and put it in his own pocket. Though on a much smaller scale, little different to what the Polly Peck was locked up for recently.

  1. October 20, 2012

    […] as ‘Chairman of Football’, despite the Football League regulations defining a director, amongst other things, as (h) a person who exercises or is able, legally or beneficially, to exercise Control over the affairs […]

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