Massimo Cellino is an Italian entrepreneur as well as the football club owner. Through the family trust known as Eleonora Eport Ltd., Massimo is the majority shareholder and the Chairman of an English club Leeds United. In addition to that, he is also the former owner of Cagliari. He came into this world on 28th July of the year 1956 which has now made him reach at the age of 59. He is the native of Italy. As he was born in the month of July, his star sign is Leo. Besides that, he also used to serve as the vice president for Serie A in Lega Calcio.
In January of the year 2014, the speculation grew that the Leeds would be the subject to takeover by Cellino. Delegation representing him was seen at the Elland Road, Leed’s stadium as well as Thorp Arch training ground for several times. Later on 28th January, it was reported that he had asked for his associate as well as former Middlesbrough defender Gianluca Festa to sit in dugout for the Leed’s 1-1 draw with the Ipswich. On 30th October of 2015, Massimo announced that he would sell Leeds United to the Leeds United Fans Group called Leeds Fans United.
Prior to that, Massimo has a deep suspicion of number 17 which is considered as the unlucky number in Italian culture. He also has a dislike for colour purple that is also considered as unlucky in Italy. Cellino also plays guitar in a cover band known as Maurillos. On 3rd May of the year 2014, he joined a band called The Pigeon Detectives on the lead guitar for cover version of Jimi Hendrix’s song titled as Hey Joe at the annual end of season awards of Leeds University United. Cellino also has the properties in Leeds as well as Miami, Florida.
Moving on to his personal life biography, Massimo has already got married. He is married to his wife named Frances with whom he has three children together. Among them, two are the sons who are named as Ercole and Edoardo and another is a daughter named Eleonora. Both of his sons are the director at the Leeds United.
Massimo is a very hard working guy as well as dedicated towards his work as well as business. He has got an estimated net worth of $1.1 Billion. Besides that, more info about him can also be obtained from various sources and he can also get connected through the Instagram and twitter.