Morecambe: Abdulrahman Al Hashemi returns to League Two club

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Morecambe were promoted to the Football League in 2007 after winning the Conference play-off final against Exeter

Former Morecambe co-chairman Abdulrahman Al Hashemi has returned to help the financially struggling League Two side.

In November, Qatari businessman Al Hashemi resigned his position at the Shrimps after accusing owner Diego Lemos of misleading him over funds.

Al Hashemi met with Morecambe directors on Monday who released a statement describing Lemos' reign as disastrous.

It added steps had been taken to secure the immediate future of the club.

Brazilian businessman Lemos took over from chairman Peter McGuigan in September but the club have not seen or heard from him in 10 weeks.

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