Roland Duchâtelet is soon no longer the owner of Charlton Athletic. The English the next comes soon in the hands of Australian investors, reports the club through the official channels.
“Charlton Athletic can confirm that it is the expectation that the acquisition of the club, by a group of investors linked to The Australian Football Consortium, which is rounded. The group has a great interest in the long term perspective of the club and is keen for the deal to proceed.”
According to the BBC, was in February already agreed on a price. When the sale would be completed, let the club do not know. With the sale coming to an end the reign of Roland Duchâtelet, the club in January 2014 bought. The businessman had big plans, but instead of a promotion to the Premier League season relegated The Addicks out of The Championship to League One. Ended last season sixth.
Duchâtelet was absolutely not well-liked by the fans, who for the degradation rather be lost than to be rich. The policy of our fellow countryman was a thorn in the eye of supporters, who repeatedly protests organized. Former CEO Katrien Meire left previously at Charlton, she has now started work at Sheffield Wednesday.