Lefevere reveals Bora offered to buy out Deceuninck-QuickStep to sign Evenepoel

Patrick Lefevere
Patrick Lefevere is the general manager of Deceuninck-QuickStep (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Deceuninck-QuickStep manager Patrick Lefevere has revealed that rival team manager, Ralph Denk of Bora-Hansgrohe, has made an audacious offer to buy out the Belgian team to secure the services of Remco Evenpoel

Evenepoel is under contract with Deceuninck-QuickStep but Lefevere has confirmed he needs to secure new sponsorship for his team to continue in 2022. Lefevere has an option with Evenepoel, World Champion Julian Alaphilippe and talented young Belgian Mauri Vansevenant for the future but has to match rival offers to keep them under contract. 

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