Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson jumps out as ligaejer.
Hollywood star is a part of an investor group that has acquired the ownership of the XFL, a league of american football, which went bankrupt in april.
It informs the investor group in a press release, according to the american sportsmedie ESPN.
the Price sounds on the 'about' 15 million u.s. dollars, or the equivalent of 95 million kroner.
- the Purchase of the XFL with my talented partners Dany Garcia and Gerry Cardinale is an investment, which, for me, has its roots in two things - my passion for the game, and my desire to always take me by fans, says Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, according to ESPN.
the Actor has previously worked as wrestler and also played american football on the collegeholdet Miami from 1990 to 1994. The talent put forth, however, not for the NFL.
XFL so the first time unveiled in 2001 and was conceived as a competitor to the NFL, but ended up with only exist in a single season. At the time, Vince McMahon, longtime head of the wrestlingforbundet WWE, at the head of the league.
In 2018 blew Vince McMahon then again life in the XFL, after a long time of preparation was kicked off in February of this year. But then came coronapandemien, and it could be the league's fragile economy cannot keep to, and then he went under again.
the Page has McMahon been looking for a buyer, and thus it is now come able.
It remains to be seen exactly when again there will be played american football in the XFL.
See also: Hot rumor: Will say yes to the United
See also: Team game job-postings
See also: the Incredible history behind the kongemål