Chelsea has already become one of the most successfull soccer clubs in Europe due to Roman Abramovich. However, Russia-Ukraine conflict gives new ammunition to the argument that Russian billionaire shoube be stripped of his ownership of the Blues.
Abramovich whos is reportedly close to Vladimir Putin bought Chelsea in 2003. Chelsea has won 18 major trophies, including two Champions League titles, the most prestigious pan-European competition since his investment.
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The Times reported that £1.5 billion worth of UK property had been purchased by Russians with links to the Kremlin, nearly £430 million of which was in Westminster alone.
Russian invasion to Ukrains has intensified scrutiny around Abramovich’s wealth and his close relationship to Putin. Last month. It is reported that Chelsea owes Abramovich at least $2 billion. He has a multibillion-dollar insurance policy should the U.K. come after his assets.