Soccer-Abramovich completes sale of Chelsea to Boehly-led consortium

30/5/2022 6:21:00 PM

Soccer-Abramovich completes sale of Chelsea to Boehly-led consortium


Soccer-Abramovich completes sale of Chelsea to Boehly-led consortium

(Reuters) - Roman Abramovich has completed the sale of Chelsea and related companies to an investment group led by Todd Boehly and Clearlake Capital, the Premier League club said on Monday.

(Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by David Goodman)

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A final agreement was reached on Saturday. (Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by David Goodman) Article type: metered . Prior to the Dubai event, Liek Hou had won in Bahrain last Sunday.