Roman Abramovich considers selling Chelsea after rejecting bids
Bloomberg are reporting that Abramovich is set to move out of England, where he owns a mansion in Kensington next to the Russian embassy.
He’s high-profile and Kremlin-connected enough to be a useful poster child for this new campaign against Putin. He may decide it’s not worth it to stay.”
he rejected them and is holding out for £2.28bn ($3bn).
Abramovich has reportedly hired New York merchant bank Raine Group LLC to advise him on a sale of the club.
British authorities are reportedly using Abramovich to put pressure on President Putin, who he is close allies with.
The government ordered a full review of all wealthy Russian immigrants in Britain after the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in March.