Todd Boehly-Led Group Agrees to Buy Chelsea From Roman Abramovich

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By Andrew Gastelum The club has won five Premier League titles and two Champions League trophies since the Russian oligarch bought the club for nearly $190 million in 2003. A consortium led by American investor Todd Boehly has reached an agreement with Roman Abramovich over the sale of Chelsea, with £2.5 billion going to the sale of the shares, the club confirmed. Boehly, formerly the president of Guggenheim Partners, is an owner of the Dodgers, Lakers and the WNBA’s Sparks. The group is also led by Dodgers controlling owner Mark Walter, Swiss billionaire Hansjörg Wyss and investment firm Clea…

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