Baldwin admits to ‘personal’ feud with Kang as Spirit takeover saga takes vitriolic turn

Washington Spirit controlling owner Y. Michele Kang (Credit: Getty Images)

The protracted Washington Spirit takeover saga has taken a vitriolic turn, with the National Women's Soccer League team's owner Steve Baldwin sending a lengthy, bitter email to club investors listing a series of allegations and grievances against his rival, Y. Michele Kang.

Last weekend, the NWSL paved the way for Spirit investor Kang to become the club’s controlling owner when the Board of Governors voted unanimously to allow the Spirit’s non-equity, nonvoting investors to become full equity shareholders and, as such, voting members of the club.

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