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'World Richest Footballer' Finds New Club

With the January transfer window opening in a few days, the 'world's richest footballer' has officially found a new club for the rest of the season.

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Former Chelsea and Leicester City youngster Faiq Bolkiah is said to be worth billions as he is the nephew of the Sultan of Brunei.

However, Bolkiah is now looking to kickstart his career after parting ways with Portuguese outfit Maritimo, where he failed to make a single first-team appearances,

The 23-year-old has now completed a move to Thailand top-flight outfit Chonburi, with the club's general manager Sasit Singtothong confirming the move.

“It's really exciting for the team to have players who have been in the news all over the world," Chonburi general manager Sasit Singtothong said.

"He is the richest footballer in the world. He was also the son of Jeffrey Bolkiah, the youngest brother of Sultan Hasnal Bolkiah, the Brunei dynasty. with assets of about 20 billion US dollars.

“But that's off the pitch. Because we pay attention to the players who will increase their potential."

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