AS Roma confirm negotiations with prospective new owner

30 December 2019

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Photo: Getty Images AS Roma have confirmed that the Friedkin Group, led by US billionaire Dan Freidkin, is in negotiations with the club's majority shareholder regarding a possible sale of the club.

A statement by the club confirms that AS Roma's owner has entered negotiations with the Friedkin Group in relation to a possible takeover of the club.

According to the club, the takeover is still subject to a "successful completion of a legal due diligence."

Jesper Elkjær Jensen jej@offthepitch.com

AS Roma have confirmed that the club's current majority shareholder, AS Roma SPV LLC, a US-based consortium, is in negotiations with the Friedkin Group, another American consortium, regarding a possible sale of the club.

Following several reports, the Italian club released a statement confirming that negotiations between the parties are underway.

However, no definitive agreement has been made, Roma noted in the statement.

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