Cork City have accepted a bid from businessman Dermot Usher to buy the club
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Kick off is at 7.45.
Cork City have accepted a bid from businessman Dermot Usher to buy the club.
In a statement, the First Division champions outlined the process that has to be completed for Usher to take control.
The Dublin businessman’s proposed takeover will now go to a vote by members on the 4th of December.
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