Steve Parkin linked to Leeds United bid - who are the other five?

Massimo Cellino has revealed that six potential buyers have contacted his representatives to express their interest in buying Leeds United.

Massimo Cellino at Elland Road, Leeds

The Italian owner also said that one of the interested parties is a Leeds-based businessman who is keen to go into partnership with him, having previously attempted to buy the club.

Sky Sports are reporting that Steve Parkin, multi-millionaire owner of Clipper Logistics Group, is interested in buying Leeds. He previously attempted to buy Leeds in 2013.

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Cellino said: “What happens to my club is important to me. I keep my business affairs private. That does not mean I am about to buy Leeds.”

Cellino has said he would prefer a buyer to be Leeds-based.

There is no word yet on the identity of the five other bidders.

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