Blackpool FC ordered to pay £19k to victim of abuse by ex-scout Frank Roper

A High Court judge has told Blackpool FC to pay more than £19,000 to a man who was sexually abused as a child by a former club scout.

From the Gazette

Surely the owner at the time should have to pay. 
Just what Sadler needs after the realisation of no gate receipt revenue for the foreseeable.