Liverpool homeowners Fenway Sports activities Group are more and more more likely to promote a minority stake within the membership relatively than sanction a full takeover.
The Athletic revealed in November that FSG had been searching for new funding and had been open to gives with US banks Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley sounding out curiosity.
Nonetheless, two months on, the Boston-based group, who’ve owned Liverpool since October 2010, have but to obtain any suitably engaging proposals.
Senior FSG sources have dismissed latest hypothesis that they’re getting ready to promoting Liverpool to a Qatari consortium or anybody else. No discussions are at a sophisticated stage. Their present desire is to promote a small portion of the membership however they insist that nothing is imminent on that entrance.
FSG purchased Liverpool for £300 million over 12 years in the past and it’s now valued at in extra of £3 billion. It stays to be seen if a bid is tabled that alters their plan to retain the main shareholding.
Jurgen Klopp’s aspect have struggled this season and discover themselves 10 factors adrift of the Champions League locations. Nonetheless, Klopp retains the complete help of the possession group, who imagine accidents have been a significant component within the crew’s struggles. Spirits had been lifted by Tuesday’s FA Cup third spherical replay victory over Wolves.
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