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Accrington Stanley takeover complete

ACCRINGTON Stanley has been taken over by businessman David O'Neill, with Eric Whalley standing down after 14 years as chairman. A deal that will see general manager O'Neill take on the majority of Whalley's shareholding is expected to be completed this week.

The long-awaited takeover, which looked to have hit the ropes over an unpaid Stanley tax bill of

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