When regular dudes are faced with a mid-life or a career crisis, they buy expensive cars or date much younger women. When a former box office superstar is stuck in a surprisingly persistent professional slump, he buys a soccer team. Because he can.
Ferrell made the announcement in a press conference Thursday, where was introduced by U.S. soccer star Mia Hamm, also a part owner of LAFC.
Ferrell joins a rarefied group of 26 stake owners, who reportedly have a combined net worth of over $4.5 billion. Nice work if you can buy it.