Media: Son of former Liverpool owner in talks to buy Derby

11 September 2019

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Foster Gillett, the son of the former Liverpool owner, George Gillett, who brought the club to the brink of administration, has held talks with Derby's owner, Mel Morris, about a potential takeover, according to the Daily Mail.

The bid from Foster Gillett, a former Liverpool director, values the club at around £60 million.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Control of Derby County FC could change hands in the near future as the club's owner has held takeover talks with a potential buyer.  

The son of the former Liverpool owner, George Gillett, who goes by the name of Foster Gillett, has held talks with Derby's owner, Mel Morris, about a potential £60 million acquisition of the club, according to the Daily Mail.

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