Tom Ricketts’ family are quoted in Italy as confirming the desire to become a “controlling stakeholder” in Milan.
Today Yonghong Li failed to pay €32m for a capital increase, with Elliott Management ready to step in and pay that.
The current owner has until July 10 to pay that back or lose control of the club, but it’s no secret that he’s looking for investment.
Now MilanoFinanza claims to have had an email from the Ricketts family confirming that the Chicago Cubs owner wants to take over.
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