A further statement is expected in the not too distant future.
Chesterfield FC Community Trust’s proposed purchase of Chesterfield Football Club is close to completion.
Community Trust chairman Mike Goodwin said: “Detailed business plans are in place after completing due diligence and we are now looking to proceed with the purchase of the football club.
“We are awaiting final confirmation from our funding partners after the funding was agreed in principle.
“I would like to thank Ashley Carson for his valued help and co-operation. Dave Allen’s assistance in helping us get to this stage should also be recognised.”
A further statement will be issued in due course.