London Irish 'call press conference to confirm takeover'

London Irish will reportedly hold a press conference tomorrow to announce that the club has been taken over by an Irish consortium.

London Irish have called a press conference for Thursday where they are expected to confirm that the club has secured a takeover.

The Aviva Premiership outfit are said to have been bought buy a group of Irish businessman, with Mick Crossan leading the consortium.

According to BBC Sport, director of rugby Brian Smith will be joined by one of three businessmen at a news conference at Sunbury tomorrow.

The new owners are expected to make a decision regarding the stadium, with some suggesting that the club could leave the Madejski in Reading.

Phil Keith-Roach the Sale Sharks scrum coach poses for a portrait at the Sale Sharks team squad photo day at Edgeley Park on August 18, 2009
Read Next:
London Irish hire scrum guru
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand