Acun Ilicali, the owner of Hull City has announced that he will take a large number of football fans to Turkey this summer. This is a first for these shores.
One millionaire owner of a football club has announced his plans to take 500 fans on vacation this summer.
Acun Ilicali, the owner of Hull City has announced that he will be taking a large number of football fans to Turkey this summer, which is a first for these shores.
Ilicali the exuberant owner of Tigers stated to supporters that only a few people and their families would be able to travel to Antalya on an all-expenses paid trip to a 5-star resort.
Ilicali himself will host the event. Hull Live reports.
The football club currently ranks 20th in the Championship under the control of the millionaire owner.
Details of the trip are expected to be finalized in the coming days. Fans will be drawn from a lottery, charity and other groups.
Ilicali, who in January took over the football team from the Allams family, also disclosed that Efes, a major Turkish beer brand, is in talks with Ilicali about a sponsorship deal.
Three major brands are being sought by him to promote the club’s football team across Europe.
Turkish star spoke at a supporters’ event at MKM Stadium, where Nick Barmby, who was also speaking publicly for the first-time since leaving the club in the Allam family, also spoke.