January 27, 2022
It does not stop!  After signing an agreement with Botafogo, John Textor closed a deal to buy a club in Belgium

It does not stop! After signing an agreement with Botafogo, John Textor closed a deal to buy a club in Belgium

John Textor It’s in a big stage. After coming to Rio de Janeiro to sign the binding offer to purchase 90% of pure Act BotafogoThe businessman from North America traveled to Europe and this Wednesday signed the purchase of 80% of Molenbeek RWD, from the second part of Belgium.

Purchase amounts have not been disclosed, and the remaining 20% ​​remains with President Thierry Delle, who was responsible for the club’s return to professional football in 2014.

With this investment, RWD Molenbeek will be able to continue the professionalization process and ensure the means to achieve its future goals and ambitions. John Textor’s arrival at the club will help improve the team’s level, infrastructure and youth academy development.‘,” writes the RWDM website, as it is better known there.

RWD Molenbeek is known as one of the biggest coaching clubs in the country, and there have been two players who have had spells in the strong Belgian squad: Adnan Yanozay, former Manchester United and currently at Real Sociedad; and the attacker Michy Batshuayi, former Chelsea and now in Besiktas.

With the arrival of Textor, the club hopes to finally reach the top flight in Belgium. RWD Molenbeek is currently third in the second division with 23 points, just one point behind Waasland-Beveren who will face today’s penultimate place in the first half. playoffs by access.