Vladimir Antonov resigns from Portsmouth FC

A short verse noting that Portsmouth FC’s parent company Convers Sports Initiatives plc has gone into administration and that Russian Chairman Vladimir Antonov has left the beleaguered club.

Vladimir Antonov

Disappeared. He said “I’m off

I know Pompey thought I was very rich

But it turns out I’m no Abramovich”


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