Connect with us

Sport News

The Ricketts family consortium withdraws offer to buy Chelsea

Published

on

See what Chelsea fans say as they protest outside Stamford Bridge (photos)

The consortium said in a statement it had “decided, after careful consideration, not to submit a final bid for Chelsea. In the process of finalising their proposal, it became increasingly clear that certain issues could not be addressed given the unusual dynamics around the sales process”

The Ricketts family-led consortium that was one of the final four shortlisted bidders in the running to buy Chelsea has withdrawn its bid.

In a statement released on Friday, the consortium said: “The Ricketts-Griffin-Gilbert Group has decided, after careful consideration, not to submit a final bid for Chelsea FC.

“In the process of finalising their proposal, it became increasingly clear that certain issues could not be addressed given the unusual dynamics around the sales process.

“We have great admiration for Chelsea and its fans, and we wish the new owners well.”

 

Win £250,000 on Tuesday!

Another Saturday, another chance to win £250,000 with Super 6. Play for free, entries by 3pm

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Copyright © 2022 thesportinfo.com

%d bloggers like this: