'It's happening! Free laptops for everyone!' Delighted Sunderland fans react as takeover by American billionaires edges closer

Sunderland AFC’s takeover by an American consortium has taken a big step towards completion – after a new company was formed to facilitate the deal, sending Sunderland fans into Twitter meltdown!

Tuesday, 17th September 2019, 4:00 pm
Sunderland fans are delighted at the latest takeover news!

John Phelan, Glenn Fuhrman and Robert Platek are set to obtain a majority stake in the Black Cats in the near future.

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And the takeover has taken a step towards completion after a new company, titled ‘FPP Sunderland Limited’, was registered with Companies House – here’s how Black Cats supporters reacted to the huge news!

Sunderland fans are delighted at the latest takeover news!