Liga MX Morelia Issues Statement Following Owner TV Azteca's Atlas Purchase
Liga MX side Morelia, which is owned by TV Azteca, has "released a statement saying the club will remain in Morelia," according to LA AFICION. TV Azteca bought Liga MX club Atlas Tuesday, which "brought about rumors related to a sale of Morelia due to a recently passed Liga MX rule regarding multiple ownership." TV Azteca Chair Ricardo Salinas' club said in the statement, "The team will remain in this city and will remain the property of the Salinas Group." The statement also said, "Our organization will continue working, as it has for 17 years, to make this team a leader in Mexican football, and will invest in players, infrastructure and the development of basic strengths" (LA AFICION, 11/26).