Scarborough Group International and Kevin McCabe have a long-term interest in leisure,
predominantly football, most notably a 50% stake in Sheffield United, Football Club.

Football – THE BLADES

Scarborough Group International has a 50% stake in Sheffield United– the “world’s oldest United” known to its fans as “The Blades”. The Football Club was reorganised in mid 2013 seeing it equally owned with Prince Abdullah Bin Mosad bin Abdullah Al Saud of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Blades, founded in 1889 are steeped in history. Bramall Lane, Sheffield - “the home of football” – and the Club’s Academy, Sheffield United remains one of the oldest and greatest clubs in the United Kingdom.


This famous football club - the world's "oldest United"
is based in the City of Sheffield and known to its fans internationally as The Blades.




The Australian football club based on the Central Coast of New South Wales.

The Group has a football affiliation with the Mariners.



Hungary's most famous football club with a long history of success.

The Group has a football affiliation with the Ferencvaros Club



Based in Chengdu, China - a city of 13 million people, the football club plays in the Chinese Super League.

The Group has a football affiliation with the Chengdu Blades.



Scarborough developed and owns the 158-bedroom 4 Star Copthorne Hotel situated at Bramall Lane, Sheffield that is managed on the Group’s behalf by Millennium & Copthorne plc from Singapore.

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