first_img Saints left shocked after owner Liebherr dies at 62 Tags: NULL whatsapp SOUTHAMPTON Football Club was left stunned yesterday by the death of owner Markus Liebherr, aged 62.The billionaire Swiss businessman rescued the club from the brink of extinction in July 2009 when he completed an estimated £13m takeover.No cause of death was given.Liebherr was a member of wealthy family who specialise in construction machinery, although he operates independently through his own group of companies, the Mali Group. “To say he will be missed is an unmistakeable understatement,” the club said in a statement. Southampton FC assured fans that Liebherr’s passing will not affect its future. It said: “The club will ensure that Markus’ wishes are carried out in full. The Saints were Markus’ constant preoccupation. He certainly didn’t like losing.” Read This Next’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofIndian Spiced Vegetable Nuggets: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofAmazon roars for MGM’s lion, paying $8.45 billion for studio behind JamesFamily ProofYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofTortilla Mango Cups: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofWhat to Know About ‘Loki’ Ahead of Disney+ Premier on June 9Family ProofThe Truth About Bottled Water – Get the Facts on Drinking Bottled WaterGayot Show Comments ▼center_img by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastTaonga: The Island FarmThe Most Relaxing Farm Game of 2021. No InstallTaonga: The Island Farmmoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.cominvesting.comCanceled TV Shows Announced: Full Updated Listinvesting.comthedelite.comNetflix Cancellations And Renewals: The Full List For 2021thedelite.comWorld LifestyleCouple Has No Idea Why Photo Goes Viral, Then They Notice This In The CornerWorld Lifestylezenherald.comMeghan Markle Changed This Major Detail On Archies Birth Certificatezenherald.comDaily FunnyFemale Athlete Fails You Can’t Look Away FromDaily Funny KCS-content whatsapp Share Wednesday 11 August 2010 8:20 pmlast_img read more