NFL aspect San Francisco 49ers are hoping to extend their stake in Leeds United following their promotion to the Premier League.
The Whites ended 16 years of ache to win the Championship and safe a return to the highest flight and it appears they might get an enormous money injection.
In response to the New York Instances, the 49ers need to purchase a bigger share of the membership after buying a 10% stake again in 2018.
It’s understood there isn’t any timetable set for talks in regards to the buying of an elevated stake.
Leeds proprietor Andrea Radrizzani welcomed the concept of an inflow of funding from final season’s Tremendous Bowl finalists.
Nevertheless, the Italian admitted he want to stay in cost at Elland Highway for one more decade not less than.
The businessman is alleged to be conscious about the funding alternatives which is able to include newfound Premier League standing.
Radrizzani purchased the membership from Massimo Cellino in 2017 and the next 12 months entered right into a ‘strategic partnership’ with the 49ers, wherein the US franchise would share enterprise practices, whereas additionally buying the aforementioned 10% stake.
Requested whether or not additional outdoors funding within the membership was probably, Radrizzani informed Sky Sports activities: “Sure undoubtedly.
“Additionally as a result of sadly… clearly we’re pleased, we benefit from the incredible success now we have achieved, however now we have completed it in a selected 12 months that the affect of COVID is hitting the membership financially.
“So we are going to want further funding to be aggressive and to proceed our venture, and keep the league. So we might want to add on I feel.”