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Reading takeover completed

Reading takeover completed

Thames Sports Investments, led by Russian tycoon Anton Zingarevich, have completed their takeover of Reading Football Club.

The 51% takeover of the club has been completed and verified by the Premier League, for a fee of around £25 million, not affected by the club's promotion to the Premier League. Sir John Madejski will remain as club chairman with the following individuals making up the Reading board of directors:

Anton Zingarevich

Christopher Samuelson

Andrew Obolensky

Nigel Howe

Ian Wood-Smith

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Date:Wednesday May 30 2012
Time: 1:30PM

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