According to a report by news outlet Sportico, RedBird Capital are nearing a deal to acquire 10% of Fenway Sports Group for a fee of around $750M (£538M) – prompting many Liverpool fans to have their say with some of them becoming hopeful of a potential future transfer boost.
Liverpool principal owner John W Henry apparently refused to comment when asked about the news and Sportico report that a deal in expected to be closed within the ‘next six weeks‘.
RedBird founder Gerry Cardinale has reportedly been trying to capture a piece of Fenway for ‘some time‘, and it seems like he could be about to get his wish as this news emerges.
Flocking to the development, there were no shortage of responses from Reds as they drew up theories over what this could mean for the club.
One supporter called it ‘huge’ but told fellow Reds not to get too excited.
Find all of their verdicts down below.
Many Liverpool fans react to RedBird Capital news
“This is huge, I would expect to see a few changes in talent scouting for Liverpool, do not get excited and start thinking FSG will pump money into the club”
“Please happen gives us hope to pay players what they want bring mbappe tbh and to get are old medical staff back on wages they want this is what this club needs a financial refresh”
“Announce bigger transfer budget”
“We’re winning the lot next season”
“This would be good for us”
“Mbappe 2021 back on here we go”
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