Chelsea FC on the block; Abramovich said to be seeking £3 billion, according to reports - Part 14

Saturday, 30 April 2022, 10:37 am

The venerable Wall Street Journal is getting down and dirty with British sports hacks with a "scoop" about how Todd Boehly's consortium has been chosen to enter into "exclusive" discussions to buy Chelsea FC.

That comes after Sir Jim Ratcliffe, the billionaire founder of petrochemicals group Ineos, made a last minute move to buy the Premier League football club from Roman Abramovich, who apparently has asked for an extra £500 million from the three remaining American groups in the auction process...

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