100,000 Liverpool fans plan takeover – are they having a laugh?

Ollie Irish

31st, January 2008

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I had a good laugh when I read the news that Liverpool fans are set to launch a plan to buy their club from George Gillett and Tom Hicks .
A group calling itself Share Liverpool FC wants to recruit 100,000 fans from around the world, with the aim of raising £500m to purchase the club from the pesky Yanks and also build a new stadium.
Is there anyone more afflicted with delusions of grandeur than your average Liverpool fan? They should leave the running of the club to the money men in suits who know about such things and stick to what they know best, namely singing ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’. Such self-importance is embarrassing, if predictable.


What have Hicks and Gillett done to ruin Liverpool fans’ precious club anyway? Nothing more than the

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