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Leeds assure fans over Elland Road

Leeds United wish to make clear that the future of Elland Road is safe, despite the fact that the stadium as been sold for a second time.

Jacob Adler, who purchased the ground whilst we were having a slight cash flow issue decided it was time to sell it on, and it has been purchased by Teak Trading Corporation who come from the British Virgin Islands!

CEO Shaun Harvey said: 'The change in ownership has had no material effect on us.

'It makes no difference that the company who now own Elland Road is based in the British Virgin Islands.'

The rights to buy back the stadium have been transferred to the new company, so there is nothing to worry about.

However I think it is only fair to point out that the capital city of the British Virgin Islands, bizarrely called 'Road Town' the weather is currently a delightful 29 degrees and sunny. Does anyone else fancy moving the club out there?




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Writer: LUFC1 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday December 27 2006

Time: 7:05PM

Your Comments

Would be a ray of sunshine on the horizon.
SeasideEssexXile
It's puntastic :-)
LUFC1
how many times over the years as elland road been sold????
dazza71
Did you read the article dazza ;-) Oh actually I was quite cryptic. During the O`leary era I believe the ground changed hands in a sale/lease-back. Jacob Adler has now sold it to some Virgins, or something.
LUFC1
I can remember it happening a few times in the 70's and 80's we kept buying it then selling it back to the council.
dazza71
Lets not get distracted lads. Lets just concentrate how ***** we are
shaggy
You are so negative shaggy!
LUFC1
My new years resolution is to be positive, ask me how its going at 5pm new years day!
dazza71
Still positive dazza...still positive!
LUFC1
 

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