CHELSEA are underneath new possession for the primary time in 20 years.
Roman Abramovich’s reign at Stamford Bridge was a well-liked one with supporters, however was dropped at an finish by UK Government sanctions following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
And the beneficiary of that state of affairs was US billionaire Todd Boehly, whose consortium bought the Blues for £4.25bn on the finish of May.
Upon shopping for Chelsea, Boehly promised to take a hands-on position in operating the membership, in distinction to fellow Americans the Glazer household and Man Utd and the Kroenke household at Arsenal.
A press release from Boehly learn: “We are honoured to turn into the brand new custodians of Chelsea Football Club.
“We’re all in – 100% — each minute of each match. Our imaginative and prescient as homeowners is clear: we wish to make the followers proud.
“Along with our dedication to creating the youth squad and buying the perfect expertise, our plan of motion is to put money into the Club for the long-term and construct on Chelsea’s exceptional historical past of success.
“I personally wish to thank ministers and officers within the British authorities, and the Premier League, for all their work in making this occur.”
And in his first match at Stamford Bridge as proprietor, Boehly appeared very invested in proceedings as he attended together with his wife Katie.
But what can we find out about his wife?
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Who is Todd Boehly’s wife Katie?
Katie Boehly was born Katherine Terrell Garrett.
Not lots is recognized about her in comparison with her husband, however the couple married n September 6, 1998, at Evelynton Plantation in Virginia.
Prior to that, she graduated from William & Mary College in Virginia in 1995 with a BA in History.
She is a member of the college’s Society of 1918, which says it is devoted to rising the engagement, management and philanthropy of W&M girls.
After graduating from college, she joined Automatic Data Processing, Inc., overlaying Richmond, Virginia, and have become a nationwide prime gross sales affiliate earlier than shifting to New York to guide the Court Express gross sales crew nationwide.
In 2001, she transitioned to turning into a full time mom.
Katie and Todd at present have three sons – Nick, Zach, and Clay.
She has additionally served on the board of FACES (Finding A Cure for Epilepsy and Seizures) since 2017.