Football club Roda JC may go bankrupt

Limburg football club Roda JC is in acute financial difficulty and may go bankrupt, news agency ANP reports on Tuesday.

Roda, currently bottom of the premier division, is hoping Kerkrade town council will agree to buy a majority stake in its stadium at its meeting on Wednesday, ANP says. The club faces a shortfall of €3m.
The club is currently in talks on merging with first division club Fortuna Sittard which is also struggling financially.

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