How world's richest footballer worth £13bn and who played for Chelsea has fared since exit

Faiq Bolkiah is the nephew of the Sultan of Brunei, and pursued a career as a professional footballer with spells at Premier League clubs Chelsea...
MIRROR Oct 29

Dai Yongge watches on with Queen of Brunei as Reading FC make statement with shock Blackburn win

Reading FC owner Dai Yongge was in attendance as Paul Ince masterminded a 3-0 win over Championship leaders Blackburn Rovers on Wednesday night
BERKSHIRE LIVE Aug 18

FABD delegation visits AFC House

THE-AFC.COM May 27

World’s richest footballer Bolkiah – worth £16BN – is tearing up Thai league after failed spells at Arsenal and Chelsea

THE WORLD’S richest footballer Faiq Bolkiah has finally found his feet following his career lifeline move to Thai side Chonburi FC. The 23-year-old...
THE SUN Mar 17

World's richest footballer making impression at new club after Premier League rejection

23-year-old winger Faiq Bolkiah, who is the nephew of the Sultan of Brunei, previously spent time with a number of English clubs including Arsenal,...
MIRROR Mar 17

World's richest footballer has uncle with car collection worth more than Man Utd

Faiq Bolkiah's uncle, the Brunei prime minister, is so wealthy that even his car collection alone is worth more than one of the world's most...
DAILY STAR Jan 23

Michael Jackson sang for world's richest footballer at private gig for eight-figure fee

Faiq Bolkiah is a member is the nephew of the billionaire Sultan of Brunei and has previously had spells in England with Southampton, Chelsea and...
DAILY STAR Dec 27, 2021

Richest footballer in world Faiq Bolkiah makes shock transfer to Chonburi FC with Thai minnows ‘excited’ by £13BN player

FAIQ BOLKIAH has been handed a career lifeline by Thailand minnows Chonburi FC after the world’s richest footballer was released by Maritimo. The...
THE SUN Dec 24, 2021

World's richest footballer joins new club as chairman details "special privileges"

Former Premier League academy talent and Brunei royal family member Faiq Bolkiah is no longer a free agent, having found himself a new club in...
MIRROR Dec 24, 2021

Family of world's richest footballer worth more than Richard Branson own £5m rug

Faiq Bolkiah was able to pursue his dream of playing football thanks to his privileged background as the nephew of the Sultan of Brunei - and his...
DAILY STAR Dec 16, 2021

World's richest footballer, 23, has contract at Portuguese side Maritimo RESCINDED

The nephew of the Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah, who is reportedly worth a whopping £16billion, moved on to Madeiran side Maritimo after a...
DAILY MAIL ONLINE Dec 15, 2021

Eight British managers working in unusual places - including India, Bulgaria and Brunei

A number of British managers have tried their luck coaching in several different nations around the world - including in Europe, Asia, Africa and...
DAILY STAR Oct 31, 2021

AFC announces media rights deal with ELEVEN

THE-AFC.COM Oct 6, 2021

From Blackburn to Brunei! Ex-Rovers boss Steve Kean is open to returning home to Scotland

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY STEPHEN MCGOWAN: Every two weeks Crown Prince Al-Muhtadee Billah would summon Kean to his vast palace to discuss plans to...
DAILY MAIL ONLINE Sep 21, 2021

Footballers who were rich before they kicked a ball, like Vialli, Bamford and the Sultan of Brunei’s nephew

FOOTBALLERS today make massive money. With the average Premier League wage now exceeding £50k-per-week, it’s no wonder boys grow up dreaming of...
THE SUN Sep 5, 2021

Meet richest footballer in world you’ve NEVER heard whose uncle is Sultan of Brunei and heir to £13bn fortune

MEET the world’s richest footballer Faiq Bolkiah, the nephew of the Sultan of Brunei. Faiq Bolkiah, 23, now plays in Portugal for Maritimo,...
THESUN.CO.UK Jun 15, 2021

Footballers who were rich before they kicked a ball, like Vialli, Lampard and the Sultan of Brunei’s nephew

FOOTBALLERS today make massive money. With the average Premier League wage now exceeding £50k-per-week, it’s no wonder boys grow up...
THESUN.CO.UK Jun 11, 2021

Footballers who were wealthy before they began playing, like Vialli, Lampard and the Sultan of Brunei’s nephew

FOOTBALLERS today make massive money. With the average Premier League wage now exceeding £50k-per-week, it’s no wonder boys grow up...
THESUN.CO.UK May 22, 2021

This Peterborough United team were the ‘Invincibles’ at London Road and one of them went on to manage Brunei

The 1973-74 Peterborough United squad was the last from the club to win a Football League title.
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK Feb 18, 2021

Leicester sell richest footballer in the world Faiq Bolkiah to Maritimo whose uncle is Sultan of Brunei worth £22bn

THE world’s richest footballer has left Leicester and joined Portuguese side Maritimo. Faiq Bolkiah, 22, the son of the Sultan of Brunei,...
THESUN.CO.UK Sep 24, 2020

Simon Jordan reveals insane deal with Sultan of Brunei which landed him £372k McLaren SLR supercar

Simon Jordan has revealed how he once splashed the cash on an ultra-rare McLaren supercar… in a deal with the Sultan of Brunei! The former...
TALKSPORT.COM Jul 31, 2020

The mystery behind Leicester's 'world's richest footballer' Faiq Bolkiah

Faiq Bolkiah is still on the books at Leicester, despite the Sultan of Brunei's nephew seemingly not making an appearance for their development...
DAILYSTAR.CO.UK Mar 31, 2020

Singapore Premier League highlights: Watch Brunei DPMM beat Tampines, Tanjong Pagar draw versus Lion City Sailors and Balestier Khalsa hold Albirex

There were plenty of goals to be seen on matchday 2 of the Singapore Premier League
GOAL.COM Mar 9, 2020

Footballers who were rich before they even started including Vialli, Lampard and the Sultan of Brunei’s nephew

FOOTBALLERS today make massive money. With the average Premier League wage now exceeding £50k-per-week, it’s no wonder boys grow up...
THESUN.CO.UK Jan 8, 2020
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