The footballer, the prince and the proposition

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BBC News—When a Saudi prince told a Mancunian footballer his feelings, the footballer fled the country.

Prince Jefri: The Prince Who Blew Through Billions. The Sultan of Brunei’s brother Prince Jefri Bolkiah redefines conspicuous consumption ($8 million on erotic wristwatches?), but the money may not have been his to spend. After prevailing in court, two British lawyers sued by the prince take Mark Seal into a world of unimaginable wealth and royal intrigue. Photographs by Jonathan Becker.