- Striking owner sells Palermo for 10 euro to London company
Striking owner sells Palermo for 10 euro to London company
01 december 2018 15:23
Serie B-leader Palermo is Friday for a fee of 10 euros changed ownership. Maurizio Zamparini, the Sicilian club for the symbolic amount of an unnamed London-based company sold.
“With pain in the heart, and with the future of the clubs, and the Palermo fans in mind, I have reached an agreement on the transfer of the ownership of the club”, writes Zamparini in his farewell letter on the website of Palermo.
The 77-year-old businessman bought the club in 2002 and was destroying since then, not less than 45 headmasters. Zamparini, joined last year as president, and seemed to Palermo, then to an American company to sell, but withdrew at the last moment the plug out of that deal.