El Orlegi Groupwho already wanted to join Zaragoza and who owns Atlas FC, Club Santos Laguna and Tampico, It will be done in the next few days with the control of Sporting from Gijon. Relay has anticipated that this June 24 the signing of the agreement will take place.
We are close to being able to incorporate a new club that I cannot speak clearly about today, but I can tell you that our life is there. Our life lies in growing up, in other countries, on other continents, and why not in other sports
The sale, or at least the contract for the transfer of control, occurs after the ‘due diligence’ that the Mexican group has already completed. In this way, if nothing goes wrong, the Fernández family will lose the management of the Asturian entity after more than 30 years at the helm. Javier Fernandezthe still rojiblanco president, manages a 72% of the shares. A package that, in the absence of knowing the details of the agreement, will pass into the hands of the Orlegi Group.
Club and Group are silent
So far, and despite the scope of the news revealed by Relief, the Asturian entity and the Orlegi group have not spoken publicly. Just Alejandro Irarragorri, visible head of the Mexicans, recognized the interest in landing in Spain. “We are there, close, God willing, to being able to incorporate a new club that I cannot speak clearly about today, but I can tell you that our life is there. Our life lies in growing, in other countries, on other continents, and for what not in other sports”, advanced in a online interview 4.