Owner Of Bulgarian Side Lokomotiv Plovdiv To Transfer Shares To Fan Group
Bulgarian football club Lokomotiv Plovdiv Owner Konstantin Dinev will "transfer his shares in the club to a supporters group who will not only take over ownership but also the day-to-day running of the business and playing departments," according to Alexander Krassimirov of INSIDE WORLD FOOTBALL. The club "will be managed by the 'Future for Lokomotiv' supporters association." The first task for the fans "will be to find a new sponsor, just several days before the start of the Bulgarian Championship." It is not clear "whether the debts of Lokomotiv will be transferred to the new management or whether they will be paid" by Dinev (INSIDE WORLD FOOTBALL, 7/16).