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Magnusson on the move


Filed: Tuesday, 15th May 2007
By: Matthew O'Greel


United Chairman Eggert Magnusson has shelled out £3m on a brand new Docklands penthouse.

60-year-old Magnusson showed he wasn't short of a few bob when he paid the huge sum for the property - which features marble flooring throughout plus two terraces - just weeks after the club were fined £5.5m by the Premier League.

Robert Weston, speaking for developers Weston Homes, said of Eggy's new pad:

"The penthouse showcases the best in design. The space available at the super penthouse has allowed us to include every imaginable luxury, experimenting with innovative designs giving us the opportunity to develop a space surpassing buyer's expectations."

The Icelandic multi-millionaire has been living in London since last year when he became involved in the bid to purchase West Ham United.

Judging by his latest purchase, it looks like he's here to stay.

* You can see pictures of Eggert's new spread here.





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by Dave Gibbs
01:18PM 16th May 2007
''Eggert showed more emotion on Sunday than I have seen from TB in ten years. I'm pleased he is buying a place here.''

by Bakkus
02:36PM 15th May 2007
''ER EGGERT SA“FLOTTASTI''

by Jim
02:32PM 15th May 2007
''Nice pad. I wonder if he's looking for a lodger. ''

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