Thursday's Other News: Segal nearing Houston acquisition; Leeds reveal changes to board; Arsenal repay Bank of England loan; Trivago joins Chelsea; Allardyce to leave West Brom; Burnley widen scouting network; Judge tosses lawyers in FIFA bribe case

20 May 2021

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Photo: Alamy Real estate developer Ted Segal is nearing an agreement to purchase MLS' Houston Dynamo FC for about $400 million.
Emil Gjerding Nielson and Mads Meisner nielson@offthepitch.com

  • Real estate developer Ted Segal is nearing an agreement to purchase MLS' Houston Dynamo FC for about $400 million.
     
  • Leeds United have revealed changes to its Board of Directors. New on the board is Australian Peter Lowy, Massimo Marinelli, CEO at Aser Ventures, and former Fiorentina CEO Sandro Mencucci. Andre Tegner departs as director.

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