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Blackburn confirmed Syed's interest

Fri 20th Aug 2010 | Clubs Ownership

English Blackburn Rovers have confirmed they have held a meeting with Indian businessman Ahsan Ali Syed's company over a proposed takeover.

A club statement read: "Blackburn Rovers can confirm that officials have held a cordial and productive meeting with Western Gulf Advisory (WGA) staff and advisers concerning a proposed takeover of the club. The process is ongoing."

The club, along with investment bank Rothschild, have been searching for a new owner for the last three years.

 

 

 

 

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