US consortium see second £400m West Ham offer rejected but plan third bid

Guardian
Gold and Sullivan rejected second offer after initial £350m bid Consortium exploring possibility of buying the London Stadium The American consortium proposing a takeover of West Ham were rebuffed for a second time after following up their first approach with a £400m offer at the end of last month.It is understood the would-be buyers, who are involved in US sport, were not disheartened after failing with an opening offer of £350m at the start of August. The group remain interested in buying West Ham, who are owned by David Gold and David Sullivan, and have made their intentions clear by returning with a higher offer. Related: Haller hits two as West Ham's £99m front three sink Charlton in Carabao Cup Related: American consortium to step up efforts to buy West Ham after first bid rejected Continue reading......
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