Nov 7 (Reuters) – Fenway Sports activities Group (FSG) would contemplate new shareholders for Liverpool having continuously acquired expressions of curiosity from third events, the English Premier League membership’s American-based house owners stated on Monday.
FSG, who additionally personal Main League Baseball aspect Boston Crimson Sox, accomplished the takeover of Liverpool from former house owners Tom Hicks and George Gillett for 300 million kilos ($343.56 million) in 2010.
“There have been numerous latest modifications of possession and rumours of modifications in possession at EPL golf equipment and inevitably we’re requested often about Fenway Sports activities Group’s possession in Liverpool,” FSG stated in an announcement.
“FSG has continuously acquired expressions of curiosity from third events looking for to grow to be shareholders in Liverpool.
“FSG has stated earlier than that underneath the appropriate phrases and circumstances we might contemplate new shareholders if it was in one of the best pursuits of Liverpool as a membership.
“FSG stays absolutely dedicated to the success of Liverpool, each on and off the pitch.”
Since FSG took over Liverpool, the membership gained their first Premier League title within the 2019-20 season whereas they’ve additionally reached the Champions League closing thrice underneath Juergen Klopp, profitable the title in 2019.
Reuters has contacted Liverpool for remark.
Earlier this 12 months, Russian Roman Abramovich accomplished the sale of Chelsea to an funding group led by Todd Boehly and Clearlake Capital for 4.25 billion kilos.
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Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Modifying by Ken Ferris
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