Day 1 at Fulham: Shahid Khan is foxed by Michael Jackson questions

One of the most contentious decisions by Mohamed Al Fayed during his 18 years owning Fulham was to erect a statue of Jackson outside Fulham's Craven Cottage. Al Fayed warned Khan jokingly Saturday that he'd rip the American's trademark moustache off if the statue was removed.

updated: July 13, 2013 21:52 IST
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London: Standing on Fulham's pitch next to the River Thames, Shahid Khan quickly discovered that the issues Premier League owners must tackle extend far beyond football.

On his first full day running the London club, the trickiest questions Khan had to face were not about the cash available for new players, or goals for the upcoming season.

The pressing issue locally for the owner of the NFL's Jacksonville Jaguars was about Michael Jackson.

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