But despite his denial, the United Nations and Central Intelligence Agency have directly implicated Bin Salman in the killing of Kashoggi, which has been taken into account by the league as they go through the league's owners' and directors' test.
Khashoggi, a Washington Post contributor and U.S. resident, was killed in 2018 while at Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul.
Officials are going through the Premier League Owners and Directors' Test and deciding whether the deal can proceed, with other interested parties believed to be waiting in the wings.
Masters replied: 'Of course, I remain extremely sympathetic to your client's position, but I am unable to correspond in any more detail than we have already on this matter.
'Our process is strictly private and confidential and must remain so.
"However, I assure you and your client that her representations are being fully considered in our process".Читайте также: PSG : la reprise de l'entraînement est fixée !
Cengiz was heartened by the update from the Premier League boss and told the Telegraph: "Mr Masters" response gives me optimism that the Premier League will do the right thing here.
Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund (PIF), led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, will reportedly take an 80 per cent stake in the club should the £300 million (S$500 million) takeover go through.
'Until Bin Salman is held accountable for his role in Jamal's brutal murder, organisations must refrain from doing any business with him'.
Cengiz previously warned that permitting the takeover of Newcastle would be akin to allowing sports-washing and it would "greatly stain" the Premier League.
She also believes the crown prince is "using worldwide sport to fix his badly-damaged reputation".
Talking to US TV network CBS News' 60 Minutes programme in September, Bin Salman said when asked if he ordered the murder of Kashoggi: "Absolutely not".При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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