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Sportico: NWSL’s Utah Royals Relocate to Kansas City After Sale to Woman-led Ownership GroupDecember 07, 2020
O’Melveny advised Angie and Chris Long in the purchase and relocation of the National Women’s Soccer League’s Utah Royals to Kansas City ahead of the 2021 season, this article reported.
O’Melveny’s Sports Industry Group co-chair Chuck Baker and counsel Eric Geffner guided the duo in securing the exclusive rights to bring the professional women’s soccer team to Kansas City and in the related equity financing.
The publication noted that this is the second NWSL transaction led by O’Melveny, which also represented the Los Angeles-based Angel City FC.
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