JD Sports set to concede defeat in Footasylum takeover battle

JD Sports' new flagship store on Oxford Street

JD Sports is on the cusp of relinquishing ownership of Footasylum following a protracted battle with the Competition Markets Authority (CMA) regarding the takeover.

JD Sports’ £90m acquisition of Footasylum has been under investigation by the CMA since the deal was first announced in March 2019. 

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