10 European clubs with Southeast Asian owners

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In the light of Malaysian billionaire Noordin Ahmad’s FC takeover, we take a look at ten clubs in European top leagues whose owners are South-East Asian businessmen and entrepreneurs.

(GERMANY OUT) Bosnia and Herzegovina Sarajevo Sarajevo - football match FK Sarajevo versus Helsingborgs IF at Olympic Stadium Kosevo (Photo by Nihad Nino Pusija/ullstein bild via Getty Images)

1. FK Sarajevo (Bosnia)

Malaysian businessman purchased the Bosnian club in 2013 for a reported fee of around $2 millions. Under the new owner, FK Sarajevo won the Bosnia and Herzegovina Football Cup in 2013/14 season, ending 7 years without a piece of silverware.

In the 2014-15 season, FK Sarajevo entered the Europa League play-off round, and also won the league title for the first time in 8 years.