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Fleetwood announce sale of club

Jamie Pilley has been announced as the new owner of Fleetwood Town Football Club following clearance from the EFL

The Willows 96 Holdings Limited has purchased 98% of the shareholding in the Club. As the sole shareholder of The Willows 96 Holdings Limited, Jamie Pilley has become the ultimate beneficial owner of 98% of the Club. The Club Directors will be Jamie Pilley, Steven Curwood, Philip Brown, Peter Murphy and Will Watt.

The EFL has now determined the proposed acquisition has satisfied all requirements under Rule 10 of the Owners’ and Directors’ Test, subject to several specific conditions being satisfied.

This includes adherence to certain undisclosed financial requirements and the appointment of an Independent Director to Fleetwood Town’s Board – confirmed as the Chairman of the Club’s Community Trust, Peter Murphy.

A comment on the Fleetwood Town website read "All at Fleetwood Town Football Club would like to place on record their overwhelming thanks to Andy Pilley for an incredible 20 years as owner of the club."

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