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Abramovich completes $3.2 billion sale of EPL team Chelsea

May. 30, 2022 12:42 PM EDT

The fast-tracked purchase of English soccer club Chelsea for 2.5 billion pounds ($3.2 billion) — the highest price ever paid for a sports team — was completed Monday by a consortium fronted by Los Angeles Dodgers part-owner Todd Boehly. It marked the end of the trophy-filled,...

Sale of Chelsea by sanctioned Abramovich approved by UK govt

May. 25, 2022 03:22 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Roman Abramovich’s 19-year ownership of Chelsea is ending after the British government approved the sale of the Premier League club by the sanctioned Russian oligarch to a consortium fronted by Los Angeles Dodgers part-owner Todd Boehly. The government had to be...

Liverpool beats Chelsea to win FA Cup, keeps quad bid alive

May. 14, 2022 16:41 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Add the FA Cup to the collection. Jürgen Klopp has now won every major title for Liverpool. A 6-5 victory over Chelsea on penalties in Saturday's final produced Liverpool's first FA Cup triumph since 2006 and kept it in contention for, potentially if unlikely, a...

Chelsea being sold to Dodgers owners for sports record $3BN

May. 07, 2022 15:47 PM EDT

The forced sale of Chelsea is ending after attracting the highest price for a sports team of 2.5 billion pounds ($3.1 billion) from a consortium fronted by Los Angeles Dodgers part-owner Todd Boehly. There are still potential stumbling blocks to the sale of Roman Abramovich’s...

Arsenal, Spurs maintain CL chase; survival boost for Everton

May. 01, 2022 14:00 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — As you were in the pursuit of Champions League qualification. At the other end of the Premier League, though, the relegation scrap just got even tighter. Arsenal remained in fourth place after Gabriel's header secured a 2-1 win at West Ham to stay two points ahead of...

Ronaldo salvages 1-1 draw for Man United against Chelsea

Apr. 28, 2022 17:44 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo's fifth goal in three games salvaged a point for Manchester United in a 1-1 draw against Chelsea on Thursday that further damaged his team's chances of a top-four finish in the Premier League. Ronaldo ran onto a ball over the Chelsea...

Pulisic comes on as sub to score winner for Chelsea in EPL

Apr. 24, 2022 16:33 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — U.S. forward Christian Pulisic came off the bench to score in the 90th minute and earn Chelsea a 1-0 win over West Ham that consolidated third place in the Premier League on Sunday. Pulisic, who entered as part of a triple substitution by Chelsea in the 76th minute,...

Liverpool wins derby, dumps Everton into EPL relegation zone

Apr. 24, 2022 15:05 PM EDT

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Staying in the slipstream of Manchester City in the Premier League title race wasn’t Liverpool’s only cause for celebration following victory in another fast and furious Merseyside derby. Liverpool’s 2-0 win at Anfield on Sunday also dumped Everton...

New owner incoming, Chelsea into FA Cup final with Liverpool

Apr. 17, 2022 15:22 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Complete the sale of Chelsea inside four weeks and the new ownership will have an FA Cup final against Liverpool to attend. Who will be representing the club in the royal box at Wembley Stadium on May 14 is still to be determined. As the three remaining...

3 known Chelsea bids left after Cubs owners drop buyout plan

Apr. 15, 2022 08:08 AM EDT

The owners of the Chicago Cubs dropped their interest in buying Chelsea, leaving three remaining bids for the enforced sale of the Premier League club by sanctioned Russian owner Roman Abramovich. The bid was being led by Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts but faced opposition from Chelsea...