The Metropolis Soccer Group have confirmed the acquisition of French facet ESTAC Troyes, bringing their portfolio to 10 golf equipment worldwide.
The CFG personal Manchester Metropolis, and lately added Lommel SK in Belgium to the group as they appear to develop in Europe.
Now, they’ve added Ligue 2 outfit Troyes, confirming they’re the brand new majority shareholders within the 2001 Intertoto Cup winners. They’ve bought their shares from Daniel Masoni with French businessman Maxime Ray taking a minority shareholding and place on the board.
Ferran Soriano, chief govt of the CFG, stated they’re delighted to buy a membership in France, referring to the grassroots expertise out there within the nation.
He stated: “We’ve had an curiosity in French soccer for a while and have lengthy admired ESTAC, so we’re delighted to have accomplished the acquisition of our tenth membership and have a everlasting presence in France.
“It is a milestone for Metropolis Soccer Group and demonstrates how our mannequin continues to adapt and develop in a comparatively brief area of time.
“At Metropolis Soccer Group, our goal stays to play lovely soccer, establish and develop grassroots expertise and have a everlasting presence on this planet’s soccer centres. There isn’t a doubt that France is among the high soccer international locations on this planet and we’re proud to be a part of that group. We stay up for attending to know our new residence and the Membership’s followers and dealing collectively to create a vibrant future for ESTAC. We’d additionally prefer to thank Mr Masoni for all his contributions to the Membership”.
Troyes be part of Metropolis, New York Metropolis FC, Melbourne Metropolis FC, Yokohama F. Marinos, Montevideo Metropolis Torque, Girona, Sichuan Jiuniu FC, Mumbai Metropolis FC and Lommel SK as CFG golf equipment.
Troyes had been one level from securing promotion to Ligue 1 final season, ending fourth when the season was curtailed.