The sale is expected to close by the end of May, subject to all necessary regulatory approvals, ”the club said.

Chelsea fans are hoisting a flag in support of their team.AFP

English Club Chelsea FC Of the Russian tycoon Roman Abramovich Has announced a sale agreement for $ 5.2 billion (5,000 million euros) in an American-led consortium Todd BoheliCo-owner of the baseball club Los Angeles Dodgers.

“The Chelsea FC A statement said the acquisition of the club for 25 4.25 billion could confirm the terms agreed to a “new ownership group led by Todd Bohley”.

The London club added: “Sales are expected to close by the end of May, subject to all necessary regulatory approvals.” Influenced by the measures taken against Abramovich In the wake of Western sanctions on Russia.

Keep tycoons Chelsea For sale in March, shortly after the British government imposed sanctions on Ukraine for launching a Russian invasion, one of the assets of which was confiscated.

At the end of the process of long discussions with different groups. Boheli And was selected by a group of its partners RainA New York bank involved in the process of selling the latest winners of the Champions League.

Also BoheliThe group is made up of its co-owners dodgers, Mark WalterSwiss millionaire Hansjorg Weiss And US investment firm Clearlake Capital.

“Total investment is 500 2,500 million (3 billion) Will be used to buy shares of the club and stated that the proceeds will be credited to a frozen British bank account. Roman AbramovichChelsea hinted.

“It simply came to our notice then Approved by the British Government To transfer this money from a frozen UK bank account, “he added.

Also, the new owners have pledged to invest 7 1,750 million (approximately 2, 2,200 million) for the benefit of the club.

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