A consortium led by former Fire player Frank Klopas
is just one of two groups seriously interested in buying the Fire from the Anschutz Entertainment Group, says a source close to the
discussions being held. Of the two groups, the out-of-town group not fronted by Klopas has been performing due diligence for a couple of months, examining financial documents at the team and
There has also been due diligence conducted by the group led by Klopas, but the source says the out-of-town group has its potential backers and funding in place, and
Klopas apparently has yet to reach that stage. Klopas has declined comment on his involvement in a purchase bid. The source clarified that rumors of Mexican team Club America possibly buying the
Fire are incorrect.