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Sports solicitor Richard Cramer explains takeover negotiations.
The owners of Leeds United have posted a message to fans on the club's website. Click here to read it.
Leeds United owners GFH Capital have confirmed they have turned down a bid by an undisclosed party to buy a controlling stake in the club.
It has been reported that a Yorkshire-based consortium made an offer for a 51 per cent share of the npower Championship side with a view to securing a phased buy-out.. The identities of the consortium members have not been disclosed.
GFH Capital, a Dubai-based investment bank, completed their takeover of Leeds from Ken Bates in December. Former Hull chairman Adam Pearson indicated earlier this week that he would like to return to football and gave Leeds as an example of a club he would be interested in.