Sea Group buys Singapore football club Home United

Photo from Lion City Sailors’ Facebook page.

Sea Group, an $18-billion Southeast Asian company with operations in e-commerce and gaming, has acquired Singapore Premier League (SPL) club Home United for an undisclosed amount.

Sea, formerly known as Garena, has assumed full ownership of the football club and renamed it to Lion City Sailors, according to reports. Forrest Li, Sea Group’s CEO, will serve as chairman of the football club.

Bring stories like this into your inbox every day.

Sign up for our newsletter - The Daily Brief
Subscribe to Newsletter