Kyril Louis-Dreyfus meets with Sunderland fans for the first time since sealing his takeover

Kyril Louis-Dreyfus has spoken with directly Sunderland fans for the first time since his takeover.

Thursday, 25th March 2021, 12:45 pm

The 23-year-old, who purchased a majority stake in the Black Cats from Stewart Donald last month, held a virtual structured dialogue meeting with supporters on Wednesday evening.

It is the first time Louis-Dreyfus has communicated directly with fans since the deal was agreed and it is understood that he gave an encouraging presentation on his plans for the future of the Black Cats.

Fans were also able to pose questions of Louis-Dreyfus and other senior club officials with a number of Sunderland supporters groups attending the meeting. The full minutes expected to be published in the near future.

Sign up to our Sunderland AFC newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Kyril Louis-Dreyfus meets with Sunderland fans for the first time since sealing his takeover

The new Sunderland chairman has been a regular attendee at games since the deal was finalised, and has also written a letter to supporters – while giving an insight into his plans through an interview with the club website.

A message from the Football Clubs Editor

Our aim is to provide you with the best, most up-to-date and most informative Sunderland AFC coverage 365 days a year.

Your support is much appreciated. Richard Mennear, Football Clubs Editor