David Platt is thought to be part of a consortium interested in buying Bristol Rovers.
They have reportedly made initial contact with the club’s hierarchy over the League One side’s availability.
David Platt is thought to be part of a consortium interested in buying Bristol Rovers
Richardson is said to be leading the group but has yet to formally meet with president Wael Al Qadi.
The pair were involved in Sports Capital Group PLC’s purchase of Palermo in December last year.
Platt acted in a consultancy rose and appeared at the press conference to unveil the new owners.
Platt worked with businessman Clive Richardson during the takeover of Palermo last year