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As the Premier League, the top level of English soccer, prepares to start its 2018-19 season this weekend, three of the country’s largest law firms are advising on a deal that will result in a new ownership structure for one of its most historic football clubs.

Clifford Chance, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Slaughter and May have snagged lead roles on a transaction announced Tuesday that will see U.S. real estate billionaire E. Stanley Kroenke take full control of Arsenal FC after acquiring a 30 percent stake in the team he didn’t already own from Russian oligarch Alisher Usmanov.

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