Saints build an agree­ment

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LON­DON: Chi­nese sta­dium builder Lan­der Sports De­vel­op­ment said yes­ter­day that it has agreed to buy a stake in Southamp­ton, mak­ing it the lat­est Premier League team to do a deal with Chi­nese in­vestors. Lan­der said in a state­ment to the Shen­zhen Stock Ex­change that it had signed an agree­ment with Southamp­ton’s owner, Katha­rina Lieb­herr, to buy a stake in the soc­cer club’s hold­ing com­pany, with­out dis­clos­ing fi­nan­cial de­tails. The size of the stake in the club, which on Wed­nes­day night beat Liver­pool to reach the fi­nal of Eng­land’s League Cup, was not known.

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