Chelsea sale thrown into turmoil as Abramovich sanctioned

The sale of Chelsea FC has been cast into uncertainty after owner Roman Abramovich’s assets were frozen by the UK government. Abramovich first tried to hand over “stewardship and care” to the club’s trustees before confirming last week that he was looking to sell the reigning European and world champions. …

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Medvedev speaks on Russian bans

Daniil Medvedev has admitted he is uncertain if Russian tennis stars can avoid the kind of blanket bans imposed in other sports, as the newly-crowned world number one expressed a wish for “peace in all the world.” Medvedev overtook Novak Djokovic at the pinnacle of the men’s rankings at the …

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Chelsea react to Abramovich sanctions

Premier League football club Chelsea have released a statement in reaction to the UK government’s sanctions on Roman Abramovich, stating they will seek an amendment to their general license amid the Russian’s British assets freeze.  Abramovich was sanctioned on Thursday morning when featured in a 42-page document released by the UK …

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What do Abramovich sanctions mean for Chelsea?

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Chelsea hit by sponsorship blow after Abramovich sanctioned

Mobile network Three has suspended its sponsorship deal with Premier League giants Chelsea with immediate effect and will have its logo removed from their shirts after UK government sanctions were placed on Russian owner Roman Abramovich.  Abramovich was included in a 42-page document on Thursday morning which detailed a list …

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Chelsea boss Tuchel comments on Abramovich situation

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel insists he is still “happy” to be at the club despite the financial uncertainty which has engulfed the London team after Russian owner Roman Abramovich was sanctioned by the UK government. Abramovich had his UK assets frozen under a new package of sanctions unveiled by Britain …

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