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Ali Syed closing in on Blackburn takeover

Ahsan Ali Syed is closing in on his takeover of Blackburn Rovers.

The People says Ali Syed is ready to tie up a takeover deal for Blackburn Rovers this week - as he speeds through his swoop to beat off two rivals.

The Bahrain-based Indian investor is close to agreeing the package before his period of exclusivity runs out today.

Frantic negotiations have gone on over the past few days - with the deal coming back from the verge of collapse after the BBC aired allegations about Syed's past life in London.

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