Premier League: American Businessman Bill Foley completes AFC Bournemouth takeover
Premier League side AFC Bournemouth have confirmed the takeover of the club by American businessman Bill Foley.
“I have tremendous respect for the passion and support the Bournemouth community shows for this club and believe that connection to the community is the foundation for success of any sports team,” Foley said.
“We will move forward with an ‘always advance, never retreat’ approach that has defined all of my endeavours. I am committed to work with the best football and business minds available to enhance player development, facilities, and the fan experience to put AFC Bournemouth in the best possible position to succeed.”
Foley already has a presence in sport in the US, where he is the owner of the Las Vegas Knights Ice Hockey team.