Daniel Ek is reportedly getting ready a second bid to purchase Arsenal from the Kroenke household.
The Spotify CEO and boyhood Gunners fan noticed his first provide of £1.8million rejected by the membership’s house owners final month.
In line with the Day by day Mail, Ek plans to extend his provide by £300m, taking it previous £2bn, because the Swede stays decided to get a deal executed.
It is usually claimed that Arsenal are bracing themselves for a second bid from the billionaire.
Ek went public together with his first provide and the Gunners’ house owners turned it down in related vein.
The 38-year-old claimed that Stan and Josh Kroenke instructed him they didn’t want the cash.
His provide, which he mentioned included fan possession, illustration at board and a golden share for supporters, gained traction among the many Arsenal trustworthy.
Its timing got here within the fast aftermath of the European Tremendous League debacle, which noticed the Kroenkes’ recognition attain new lows.
Gunners legends Thierry Henry, Patrick Vieira and Dennis Bergkamp have additionally thrown their weight behind Ek’s takeover bid.
Requested whether or not he was concerned within the consortium to buy Arsenal, Henry instructed Sky Sports activities final month: “It’s true. Daniel is an Arsenal fan.
“He didn’t say it for any publicity, he has been an Arsenal fan for a really very long time.
“He approached us, we listened to him. And we knew, at the beginning, that he wished to contain the followers.”
Henry added: “He needs to re-inject the Arsenal DNA, the identification that I believe is lengthy gone.”