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  • Swansea Citys £110m takeover by American businessmen Jason Levien and Steve Kaplan has been agreed by all concerned. Mark Barron Jersey . After almost 12 months of negotiations, the final legal documents have been concurred and all those involved in the deal have received contracts for signature.The two new majority shareholders Levien and Kaplan are expected to fly to London early next week to complete the Premier Leagues owners and directors test.  Jason Levien is a former chief executive of NBA side the Memphis Grizzlies That test can take up to 10 days to complete, which would mean final ratification of Kaplan and Leviens purchase of a 60 per cent stake in the Swans could be made by June 10.The deal is worth approximately £110m, and the group will invest between £30m and £50m in the Liberty Stadium, training facilities and playing staff. Swansea finished the 2015/16 Premier League season in 12th place It is thought the Supporters Trust, which owns more than 21 per cent of the club, will remain as the second largest shareholders, and Huw Jenkins will continue in his role as the clubs chairman.Levien is managing general owner of the Major League Soccer club DC United and the former chief executive of NBA side Memphis Grizzlies.According to reports in the US, Kaplan has been a minority owner of the Grizzlies and has wanted to own a professional sports team for a number of years. Francesco Guidolin signed a new two-year deal as Swansea manager last month Also See: Eder leaves for Lille Swansea criticise Utrecht Keep Sigurdsson Premier League grades Custom Los Angeles Rams Jerseys . DArnaud hit one of three doubles for the Mets as they took a 4-0 lead in the first. Then the catchers seventh home run of the season broke the game open in the fifth. The 41-year-old Colon (10-8) retired the first 20 batters in his last outing Wednesday against Seattle, eventually allowing two runs on three hits in 7 1-3 innings in a 3-2 win. Robert Quinn Jersey .Manager Brendan Rodgers told the Liverpool Echo on Friday that Sturridge pulled his calf muscle in training as he prepared to return from a five-week layoff due to a thigh strain.San Jose, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Joe Pavelski scored the game-winning goal early in the third period to lead the San Jose Sharks to a 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday. Brent Burns also scored and Joe Thornton assisted on both markers for the Sharks, who have won six of their last seven games. Alex Stalock stopped 18-of-19 shots fired his way in the win. Christian Folins first NHL goal accounted for Minnesotas lone goal and Darcy Kuemper made 28 saves in defeat. We put ourselves in a winnable hockey game, Wild head coach Mike Yeo said. In the end, we just didnt do quite enough. After a scoreless first, Burns took a cross-ice feed from Justin Braun and blasted a shot past Kuemper from just above the left circle for a power-play goal with 5:09 to play in the middle stanza. Folins slapper from the right circle eluded a screened Stalock for a tied game 1:03 into the third, but San Jose reclaimed the lead 45 seconds later. Pavelski charged uup to the left circle and one-timed Joe Thorntons dish from the right boards into an open net for the game-winner. Ethan Westbrooks Jersey. (Thornton) found me and I put it right where I wanted, Pavelski said. Those are the ones you have to bury. Minnesota pulled Kuemper with over two minutes to play, but was unable to net the equalizer. Game Notes The Wild fell to 1-9-1 in their last 11 games at SAP center ... Thornton moved into 39th on the NHLs all-time scoring list with 1,220 points, passing the recently-departed Jean Beliveau ... The Sharks are now 11-2-2 this season when scoring first ... Wild defenseman Marco Scandella served the first of his two- game suspension ... Prior to the game, San Jose placed defenseman Matt Nieto and forward Mike Brown on injured reserve and recalled forward Chris Tierney and defenseman Matt Tennyson from Worcester (AHL) ... The two teams will conclude the season series on Jan. 6 in Minnesota. Wholesale Jerseys China Wholesale Jerseys From China Jerseys Wholesale Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap Jerseys 2020 Cheap Jerseys Store Cheap Nike NFL Jerseys ' ' '
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