The day afterwards the club discovered that five and a half years previously, in March 2008, Mr Williams had sent his friend Dennis Wise, at the time director of football at Newcastle United FC, an email from his LUFC address that said "Looks like dirty Leeds" with pornographic images attached.
After he was dismissed on July 30, 2013, it later came to light that Mr Williams had also sent this email to a junior female employee of LUFC and Gus Poyet of Tottenham Hotspur.
The timing couldn't be better," said Dave Galas, the managing director of LUFC
GFH would like to confirm that GFH Capital Limited, a 100 per cent subsidiary of GFH, has signed an exclusive agreement to lead and arrange the acquisition of Leeds City Holdings, the parent company of LUFC," said a letter posted on the Bahrain Bourse website.
According to a recent study released by Deloitte, LUFC is one of the best supported clubs in English football with a higher average match day attendance than most Premier League teams.
The Group has an active plan to sell its stake in LUFC
Holdings Limited, and accordingly, the asset and liabilities acquired were classified as held-for-sale and presented in the consolidated statement of financial position," Gulf Finance House said in end-year financial statements dated Feb 21, 2013.
ON behalf of LUFC
, we would like to thank you for your Christmas Gift.
Following renegotiation of broadcasting rights, from next season each team in the Premier League will receive a minimum of GBP 60 million ($97 million) - a sum LUFC
will also benefit from should the team achieve promotion to the Premier League.
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is historically considered to be one of the biggest clubs in English football with more than 200,000 fans globally.
The group has an active plan to sell its stake in LUFC
Holdings [the company which now owns Leeds]," GFH's financial statements say.
The Dubai-based equity investment firm, who bought the club in December following a protracted takeover from previous owner Ken Bates, said in their financial statements for the year ending December 31 2012 - which came to light on Tuesday - that they were negotiating to sell their stake in the club's parent company LUFC
Holdings for PS7million more than they paid.