Andrea Radrizzani is the owner of Leeds United Football Club and has played a crucial role in the club’s recent success.

Under his ownership, Leeds have returned to the Premier League after a 16-year absence and are trying to restore their former glory.

Radrizzani is a passionate owner who is committed to taking the club to even greater heights in the future.

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When did Andrea Radrizzani become the owner of Leeds United?

Andrea Radrizzani became the owner of Leeds in January 2017, after acquiring a 50% stake in the club from Massimo Cellino. He then bought the remaining 50% stake in May 2017 to become the sole owner of the club.

Radrizzani has since overseen significant changes at Leeds, including the appointment of Marcelo Bielsa as manager and the team’s promotion to the top flight of English football.

What have Leeds United won since Andrea Radrizzani became the club’s owner?

Since Andrea Radrizzani became the owner of Leeds United, the club has won the following:

EFL Championship: Leeds United won the EFL Championship in the 2019-2020 season, which marked their return to the Premier League following a 16-year absence.

While they haven’t won any other major trophies during this time, Leeds have shown significant progress under Radrizzani’s ownership, particularly in their return to the Premier League and their former style of play under ex-manager Bielsa.

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What other sports franchises does Andrea Radrizzani own other than Leeds United?

In addition to owning Leeds United, Andrea Radrizzani also owns or has ownership stakes in several other sports franchises, including:

Eleven Sports: Radrizzani founded Eleven Sports, a multinational group of sports television channels, in 2015. The company owns and broadcasts rights to several major sports leagues and competitions around the world, including the UEFA Champions League, Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, NBA, NFL, and more.

Aser Ventures: He is also the founder and chairman of Aser Ventures, a London-based investment company that focuses on sports and media. Aser Ventures has ownership stakes in several sports franchises, including Leeds United and Belgian football club Oud-Heverlee Leuven.

GC Milano: Finally – Radrizzani is also the majority shareholder and president of GC Milano, which owns the Italian football club AC Monza. Radrizzani acquired the club in 2018 and has since overseen its promotion to Serie B.

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How much is Andrea Radrizzani worth?

As of 2023 – his net worth stands at £450m – putting him 19th out of 20 among the Premier League’s current richest owners (Via Yorkshire Post).