Shareholders approve Pompey sale to former Disney chief - talks continue

Following a vote by the shareholders of Portsmouth Football Club, negotiations to sell the team will continue. The prospective buyer is the Tornante Group - which is owned by the family of former Disney Chairman Michael Eisner.

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Talks to sell Pompey will go ahead after vote

Negotiations to sell Pompey will go ahead

The shareholders of Portsmouth Community Football Club have voted in favour of selling the club to the Tornante Group.

The Tornante Group is owned by the family of Michael Eisner, a former Chairman of the Walt Disney Company. 81.4% of the club's equity holders agreed to the sale, passing the threshold of 75%. Therefore talks to negotiate the final terms of the sale will go ahead over the coming weeks.

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