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Middle Eastern bank fronts new Leeds bid

September 27, 2012
By ESPN staff
A Middle Eastern bank has signed an exclusive agreement to lead a takeover of Championship club Leeds United, with the news coming shortly after current chairman Ken Bates had revealed he was in talks about a sale.

Gulf Finance House (GFH) confirmed that it had signed an agreement days after Bates had hosted a group of four businessmen at the home game against Nottingham Forest. He had earlier said that he was holding discussions with a group from the Middle East.

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