KUALA LUMPUR, March 24 (Bernama) — Malaysian multi-national leisure company, Genting Group has dismissed rumours that the group is in a bid to buy English football club Leeds United.
A spokesperson from Genting’s corporate communications department said that it was just rumours circulating around the social media and local press.
“Genting would like to make it clear that we have absolutely no interest in purchasing or investing in Leeds United Football Club,” she said in a statement.
Leeds United is currently positioned at 13th place in the English Championship table with 14 wins, 10 draws and 15 losses, after playing 39 games so far.
The club was established in 1919 following the disbanding of Leeds City Football Club.