Owner of New York Cosmos takes over ACF Fiorentina

7 June 2019

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Photo: Getty Images Mediacom CEO, Rosso B. Commisso, takes over ACF Fiorentina and becomes fourth North American owner of a Serie A team.

Mediacom CEO takes over Fiorentina and becomes fourth North American owner of a Serie A team.

Della Vella family move on after saving the club in 2002.

Henrik Lønne loenne@offthepitch.com

On Thursday, 5th June 2019, the Della Valle family bid farewell to the club they rebuilt after it went bankrupt in 2002. 

The new owner is the Italian-American businessman Rocco B. Commisso, who built his fortune as the founder, chairman and CEO of Mediacom, the fifth-largest cable television company in the US. 

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