Roman Abramovich ‘wants £3billion’ to sell Chelsea

first_img predicted tense Abramovich’s attendance at Stamford Bridge has fallen over recent years It was claimed club directors acting for Abramovich brought in advisers from Raine Group LLC, the New York based merchant bank, as part of a strategic review, with a view to advising on a potential full or partial sale.A bid is already reported to have been made for Chelsea by Britain’s richest man, Sir Jim Ratclifffe, who made his fortune in the chemicals industry. Ratcliffe is said to have offered £2billion for the Stamford Bridge club, but the bid was rejected and sources at Chelsea said Abramovich has no plans to sell. 2 How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings Abramovich bought Chelsea 15 years ago for £140million Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT However, Bloomberg now report that Abramovich is still considering a sale, as he’s ‘frustrated by his British visa problems’ and is ‘concerned about the potential fallout should the US expand sanctions against wealthy Russians’. The report states that Abramovich values Chelsea at £3billion.Abramovich withdrew an application for a UK visa in June amid delays over the renewal of his existing visa which expired a few weeks prior. Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Guardiola-inspired tactics: Is this how Arsenal will line up under Arteta? Roman Abramovich is considering selling Chelsea and wants at least £3billion for the Premier League club, according to reports.Shock reports emerged earlier this year claiming Abramovich is looking to cash in on the Blues, 15 years after taking control of the club in a deal worth £140million. latest REVEALED changes whoops Most read in Premier League gameday cracker The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? 2 silverware Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion SORRY revealed He remains able to enter the UK without a visa having gained Israeli citizenship.As Abramovich struggled to solve the problems with his visa, Chelsea announced a £1billion plan to redevelop Stamford Bridge had been put on hold due to the ‘current unfavourable investment climate’.last_img read more