Co-owners Tom Hicks and George Gillett are on the verge of sealing a £350million package and had been expected to announce on Thursday that it had gone through.
There are no serious hitches however and it is understood the deal is all but signed off, and the announcement will include details of the chosen design for a new stadium at Stanley Park.
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