• Featured, Free, FSG

    Posted on April 7th, 2014

    Written by Si Steers

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    FSG and Innovation

    FSG and Innovation

    By Si Steers. Liverpool Football Club is on the rise again; whilst Brendan Rodgers deserves huge credit for his role in transforming the fortunes of the team, it is John Henry who is the primary architect of the club’s renaissance. Henry is a man who understands that innovation plays a critical role in success in [...]

  • Featured, FSG, In-Depth Analysis, LFC Finances, Subscribers Only

    Posted on March 18th, 2014

    Written by Chris Rowland

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    Liverpool’s Transfer Hangover

    Liverpool’s Transfer Hangover

    by Martin McLaughlin. NB. This is a direct follow on from the article Football and Finance, Liverpool and the Top 6 from September 2012. There is an explanation of much of the terminology at the beginning of that article and a familiarity with many of the themes raised in that article would be useful. At [...]

  • Fan Initiatives, Featured, Free, FSG, Interactive

    Posted on August 12th, 2013

    Written by Si Steers

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    Have Liverpool Progressed Under FSG?

    Have Liverpool Progressed Under FSG?

    By Si Steers. Liverpool FC is approaching almost three years of ownership under Fenway Sports Group; so how far have the club progressed since FSG took over in 2010? There is a hybrid of opinion on our current owners, so this analysis of FSG’s tenure to date is informed by a survey completed by Liverpool [...]

  • Fan Initiatives, Featured, Free, FSG, Off Field Issues

    Posted on April 9th, 2013

    Written by Si Steers

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    A Club Caught Between Ideals

    A Club Caught Between Ideals

    By Si Steers. There cannot be many football clubs with a more complex cultural fabric than Liverpool FC. In many ways the club represents more than football: it is an institution with a deep rooted socialist core that reflects the people of the City. Mes que un club indeed. Without doubt it was Bill Shankly [...]

  • FSG, Subscribers Only, Talking Point

    Posted on February 11th, 2013

    Written by jimtheoracle

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    What Do We Want From FSG?

    What Do We Want From FSG?

    By James Keen. This is a sort of sequel to Si Steers’ piece last week about Does Liverpool FC Need a Leader? To be the owner of Liverpool Football Club is to put yourself in a curious position. The owner has profound influence over the entire football club (it is their business after all) and therefore [...]

  • Featured, FSG, LFC Finances, Subscribers Only

    Posted on September 28th, 2012

    Written by Si Steers

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    Plotting the Journey from Year Zero

    Plotting the Journey from Year Zero

    By TTT subscriber Simon Steers. A lot of the talk at Liverpool Football Club right now is about year zero. A new beginning: the start of a brave new dawn under a young, ambitious and forward-thinking manager. It is also year zero in a business sense, where the club’s finances are now in recovery following [...]

  • Featured, Free, FSG, In-Depth Analysis, LFC Finances

    Posted on September 19th, 2012

    Written by Paul Tomkins

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    Right on the Money: Fenway & Financial Fair Play

    Right on the Money: Fenway & Financial Fair Play

    By football lawyer, Daniel Geey @FootballLaw. Introduction Bearing in mind John Henry’s recent remarks in his open letter in the aftermath of the summer transfer window, I was kindly asked by Paul and Chris to provide an insight and update as to where clubs and in particular LFC stand regarding Financial Fair Play (FFP). The aim [...]

  • Featured, Free, FSG, Talking Point

    Posted on August 20th, 2012

    Written by Si Steers

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    Boston Red Sox v Liverpool FC

    Boston Red Sox v Liverpool FC

    By Simon Steers. One of the unique selling points for Fenway Sports Group when they talk about a desire to ‘win trophies’ and get Liverpool back to where it belongs is that they have done it before with the Boston Red Sox. There have been a lot of similarities drawn between the situation at the [...]

  • Featured, Free, FSG, LFC Finances

    Posted on August 9th, 2012

    Written by Paul Tomkins

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    Exclusive John Henry Q&A

    Exclusive John Henry Q&A

    By Paul Tomkins. Earlier in the summer, TTT, as part of a new era of open communications between the club and its fans, was invited to ask Liverpool’s principal owner, John Henry, some questions. Recently I felt the time was right to submit a series of questions, which were devised by contributors to this site. [...]

  • Featured, FSG, In-Depth Analysis, Subscribers Only

    Posted on July 30th, 2012

    Written by Bob

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    Are Liverpool at ‘Year Zero’?

    Are Liverpool at ‘Year Zero’?

    By TTT subscriber Bob Pearce. “Everything we do is for the long-term.” John Henry “Momentum for greatness is built slowly, rather than in a single moment.” Jim Collins Anticipation The new season is always a blank canvas upon which our dreams are painted. For Liverpool fans there will be more than the usual sense of [...]