US Investment Firm Purchases Italy's Oldest Football Team - Statement
Zeeshan Mehtab 26 days ago Thu 23rd September 2021 | 07:21 PM
US-based investment firm 777 Partners announced on Thursday it was purchasing of Genoa, Italy's oldest football club
Genoa, which plays in the domestic top-flight Serie A, one of Europe's so-called Big Five leagues, was established in 1893 and has won the Italian championship nine times in the early years of its history.
"We understand and respect the responsibility we are inheriting to preserve and protect the proud legacy of (Genoa), and we are committed as custodians of that legacy to help the club reclaim its place at the top of Serie A," 777 Partners founder and managing partner Josh Wander said.