Aser Group’s acquisition of Leeds United’s Elland Road football stadium


Leeds United are delighted to announce that Greenfield Investment Pte Ltd, an Aser Group company and parent company of Leeds United Football Club Limited, has completed the purchase of Elland Road Stadium.

The ground was previously sold by the football club in 2004 amid financial difficulties.

Work to improve and update Elland Road has already begun and will be completed by the start of the season.

Earlier this year, K&L Gates also advised Aser Group on the acquisition of a further 50 percent stake in Leeds United to give it 100 percent ownership of the shares in the club.

K&L Gates has advised Aser Group on the acquisition with a team led by real estate of counsel Steven Cox and also involved Aser Group relationship partner Warren Phelops (picture) and corporate partner John Elgar.

Involved fees earner: Steven Cox – K&L Gates; John Elgar – K&L Gates; Warren Phelops – K&L Gates;

Law Firms: K&L Gates;

Clients: Greenfield Investments;

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