Former Forest owner in FA Cup trophy dispute

Fawaz Al-Hasawi
The former owner of Nottingham Forest, Fawaz al-Hasawi is reportedly locked in a legal battle with the club over the ownership of a replica of the 1959 FA Cup. Forest beat Luton Town 2-1 to lift the trophy 60 years ago, but The Guardian reports that Hasawi removed the replica silverware from the club's trophy cabinet to display it in his Mayfair home. Now, Forest have instructed lawyers to try and get the trophy back. Hasawi's defence is that he paid the £23,000 it took to make the replica - a move he believes means he has o... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...