14.03.22 Quarterly Insight

Oakwell is delighted to have been part of the advisory team to 777 Partners on their successful acquisition of Standard de Liège.

777 approached Oakwell to provide financial advice and transaction support in relation to their proposed acquisition of the Belgian football club Standard Liege.

Oakwell produced an extensive background financial due diligence report on Standard Liege. Oakwell worked in close collaboration with Belgian lawyers and accountants to provide 777 with a comprehensive overview of the club, enabling 777 to submit an informed, competitive bid.

Douglas Harmer, Partner at Oakwell Sports Advisory said:
“We are proud to have advised 777 on this acquisition as they continue to build out their football portfolio. 777 now have a strong platform across Brazil, Italy, Spain, and Belgium to launch their multi-club strategy for the benefit of each of their clubs and their respective fanbases.”