Debt-ridden Peterborough Utd leaning on Irish owner

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer @whytebarry
4th February, 2018
Peterborough United home ground Pic: Getty

Losses at Peterborough United, the English football club owned by Irishman Darragh MacAnthony, rose from £9.8 million to £11.2 million in 2017.

The company’s outstanding debt also rose from £8.7 million to £9.8 million, despite having brought it down from £9.5 million the year before.

MacAnthony himself is the club’s biggest creditor, through DMA Holdings, a company in which he has a financial interest. The amount owed to DMA rose from £5 million to...

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