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“VB Football Assets ”

The company VB Football Assets owns a considerable stake of shares of England’s football club Blackpool. When Mr. Belokon bought the shares of the club in 2006 it was playing in the third strongest league of England (Coca-Cola Football League 1). Then Mr. Belokon state now the famous objective to enter Barclay’s Premier League in five years. The club was promoted to the  English League Championship (The Coca-Cola Football League Championship) in the first season in 2007.
Then in 2010, the club was promoted the Premier League after beating Cardiff at the final of English Championship playoffs. Blackpool returned to English top flight after 39 years of absence. Then Blackpool had a memorable season at the Premier League, becoming a well-known team by playing an entertaining and attacking football. Unfortunately, Blackpool was relegated back to Сhampionship on the last day of the tournament at Old Trafford by being beaten by the then champions Manchester United. The season at the Premier League has improved company’s finances and allowed to invest in club’s infrastructure.

Blackpool Club has an extremely rich history. It was founded in 1877, has won the English Club, and has been the country’s vice-champion. The legendary Sir Stanley Matthews, the winner of the “Golden Ball” (Europe’s best footballer), has also played for Blackpool Club.

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