Behdad Eghbali who is Chelsea shareholder

Eghbali and Feliciano would be investing personally, not via Clearlake Capital. The NFL is the last major U.S. league that prohibits private equity firms from owning even minority stakes in teams. League rules state that a controlling owner must hold at least 30% of the equity in a team, and that up to $1 billion in debt can be used for new purchases.