Job search
Job Search
Latest news
More news: (showing 1 - 20 of 12742)           
UK only International

Dejphon Chansiri puts Sheffield Wednesday up for sale

By Tom Walker    20 Dec 2018
Sheffield Wednesday came within one win of being promoted to the Engish Premier League in 2016

Thai businessman Dejphon Chansiri has said he's putting Sheffield Wednesday Football Club up for sale.

Chansiri acquired the Championship club in 2015 and since taking over, the club has undergone a tumultuous period.

The club came within one win of being promoted to the English Premier League in 2016, when it reached the Championship Play Off Final.

Since then, however, The Owls have suffered a dip in form and were also placed under a transfer embargo due to falling foul of the English Football League's (EFL) Profitability and Sustainability rules.

Under the EFL's spending rules, clubs are not allowed to post losses in excess of £39m over three years – a system aimed at making competition fairer for clubs which do not have rich benefactors.

During the financial year of 2016-17 alone – the last available financial figures for the club – the club lost more than £20m.

Speaking at a fans' forum, Chansiri said: "I will put this club on the market. I believe many people want to buy."

Chansiri, whose family controls the Thai Union Group – one of the world's largest producer of canned tuna – bought the club from former owner Milan Mandaric.

Thai businessman Dejphon Chansiri has said he is putting Sheffield Wednesday Football Club up for sale. 
Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Related news
Sports jobs
Everyone Active
featured job

Swimming Teachers

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive hourly rate
Job location: Nationwide

Sports Centre Manager

Ecclesbourne School
Salary: Competitive
Location: Duffield, Belper, UK

Greens Keeper (Fixed Term)

GLL
Salary: Up to £21,460 per annum
Location: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £21,284 per annum
Location: Ealing, West London

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £17,806 per annum
Location: Amersham, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £17,806 per annum
Location: Chipping Norton, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £8.75 per hour
Location: Reading, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £8.75 per hour
Location: Chipping Norton, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £10.20 per hour
Location: Charlton, London, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £18,471 per annum
Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
recruiting with sports management

Gym Trainer

The Gym Group
Salary: Fantastic Benefits
Location: Milton Keynes, UK

General Manager

The Gym Group
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Location: Battersea, London, UK

General Manager

The Gym Group
Salary: Up to £38000 per annum + Bonus
Location: Colliers Wood, London, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £21,284 per annum
Location: Woolwich, London, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £8.75 per hour
Location: Witney, Oxfordshire, UK

Assistant General Manager

The Gym Group
Salary: Up to £26000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Location: Tooting, London, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £17,806 per annum
Location: Ely, UK
recruiting with sports management

Senior Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £18,471 per annum (39 hours a weeks pro rata
Location: Chesham, Buckinghamshire, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £17,806 per annum (39 hours a weeks pro rata
Location: Manchester, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £17,806 per annum
Location: Bath, Somerset, UK

Procurement Manager

Parkwood Leisure
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Location: Worcester, UK

Membership Advisor

Parkwood Leisure
Salary: £8.65 per hour OTE
Location: Bristol, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Competitive
Location: Whitehaven, Cumbria, UK

Duty Manager

Legacy Leisure
Salary: Up to £19,000 per annum
Location: Bicester, UK
training with sports management

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £17,806 per annum
Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire, UK

Healthy Living Instructor (Hydro)

GLL
Salary: £22.00 per hour
Location: Bath, Somerset, UK

Child & Family Early Years Practitioner

GLL
Salary: £19,147 to £20,465 (pro rata) per annum
Location: Thamesmead, London, UK

General Manager

The Gym Group
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Location: Ipswich, UK

Health Referral Facilitator

GLL
Salary: £19,386 to £21,460 per annum
Location: Ely, Cambridgeshire, UK

Assistant General Manager

The Gym Group
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location: Stockport, UK

Team Leader

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Fleet, UK
lifeguard jobs  Swimming Teacher jobs  apprenticeships jobs  recreation assistant jobs  Gymnastics Coach jobs  Swimming Instructor jobs  membership consultant jobs  fitness instructor jobs  general manager jobs  General Assistant jobs  duty manager jobs  Customer Advisor jobs  Leisure Assistant jobs  front of house jobs  Sports Coordinator jobs 
More jobs

Catalogue Gallery

BSW: BSW is a manufacturer of sports floorings, sports mats, gym flooring, elastomer products for impact sound insulation and vibration isolation, anti-slip mats for securing loads as well as protective and separating layers.
BSW
JP Lennard: Leading supplier to Commercial Swimming Pools, Leisure Centres, Health & Fitness Clubs, Hotels, Holiday Parks, Schools and Universities, supplying thousands of products directly into these sectors.
JPL
More catalogues

Video Gallery

Myzone
Tracking your workout effort just became effortless.
Visit website
More videos

Company profile

Company profile: Wattbike
Wattbike is the creator of the world’s premier indoor bikes developed in association with world-class athletes.
View full profile >
More company profiles

Featured Supplier

EXF supports Third Space to create London’s largest functional training space at The Yard
Bespoke fitness manufacturer EXF has extended its relationship with Third Space, by supplying the luxury fitness group with London’s largest functional training rig at its Canary Wharf club.
View full details >
More featured suppliers

Property & Tenders

Location: Huddersfield
Company: Kirklees Active Leisure
Location: New Brighton, Wirral, Merseyside
Company: Wirral Borough Council
Location: Waterlooville Hampshire
Company: Horizon Leisure Centres
Location: Various Sites
Company: Porters Commercial
More properties & tenders

Diary dates

27-28 Mar 2019
Eastwood Hall, Nottingham, United Kingdom
24-25 Apr 2019
Business Design Centre, London, United Kingdom
05-10 May 2019
Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia
08-09 May 2019
ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
More diary dates