We have finally reached the point where 50% of the world’s wealth has been trousered by 1% of the population.
It seems that the rest of us can do nothing about this state of affairs rather than hope to persuade some of these billionaires to humiliate themselves by buying a football club.
For some reason, the notorious acumen of these people deserts them immediately as they start acting like a 4 year old who has just discovered Football Manager.
Take Roman Abramovich for example. The Sun in Scorpio trine the Moon in Pisces and square to Jupiter, enabled him to ruthlessly and secretively exploit the post Soviet chaos to end up owning most of Russia’s oil.
But since he bought Chelsea 12 years ago it seems he’s been trying to give it all back.
In that time, Abramovich has got rid of 9 managers at a compensation cost of £ 72m, despite them…
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