Red Bull-billionaire lurking in the Danish superliga

the ownership group in Brøndby should be extended. Major shareholder Jan Bech Andersen is on the hunt for investors who will help to rebuild the Vestegnens fodb

Ann McDonald
Ann McDonald
21 January 2020 Tuesday 14:00
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Red Bull-billionaire lurking in the Danish superliga

the ownership group in Brøndby should be extended. Major shareholder Jan Bech Andersen is on the hunt for investors who will help to rebuild the Vestegnens fodboldflagskib.

Since its debut in the Brøndby back in 2013, Jan Bech Andersen has invested more than eur 250 million. kr. in fodboldforretningen. Now the risk is spread out on more hands.

In the wings lurks one of the world's 100 richest men on a possible investment in Brøndby.

According to the media InsideBusiness was the top Red Bull owner, austrian Dietrich Mateschitz, at the weekend on the visit of Brøndby, with a view to assess the possibility of throwing money at the football club.

Rigmanden landed allegedly by private jets in Denmark to attend the træningskampen against Avarta.

Dietrich Mateschitz is not just anyone. He has a fortune of more than 130 billion. kr. and is counted among the world's 100 richest, according to Forbes.

Through the Red Bull group he owns today two significant football clubs, Red Bull Salzburg and Rasenballsport Leipzig – which lead, respectively, to the austrian and German league. In addition, the owner of Red Bull, a football club in the UNITED states – the New York Red Bulls.

Jan Bech Andersen, have so far spent more than € 250 million. kr. on the investment in Brøndby. Now shows more of the aliens apparent interest to invest in Brøndby. Photo: Lars Poulsen.

the Red Bull group is obviously not the only foreign investor who is considering putting money into the oval. On Sunday there was also the visit of a Russian delegation on the Area. It writes InsideBusiness.

the Media believe to know that an investment in Brøndby is very interesting, because it can happen for relatively small funding compared with the abroad.

Brøndbys hunting in new investors should also be viewed in the light of the club's ongoing economic challenges and prospects to the red numbers on the bottom line. In 2019 is expected to be close to 80 million dollars in the minus, while the year 2020, with security also will provide a significant deficit in Brøndby. It is only from 2021, you can expect, the development is facing.

Investors are apparently attracted by Brøndbys huge potential, where there are good opportunities to develop fodboldforretningen.

See also: Foreign investors in dialogue with the Brøndby

See also: Ebbe Sand of the Brøndby-exit: It was a mega disappointing conclusion

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Updated: 21.01.2020 14:00
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