posted on Dec, 2 2004 @ 02:10 PM
Liverpool are reported to be in talks with the 'L4' group, a consortium put together by two US-based entertainment executives, which could lead to a
The consortium is thought to have the backing of the Kraft family, owners of Superbowl champions New England Patriots and the New England Revolution
soccer franchise, currently coached by formerly Liverpool player Steve Nicol.
Mike Jefferies, one of the men behind L4, told the Financial Times: "We are working with Keith Harris of Seymour Pierce.
"He is conducting discussions with Liverpool through Hawkpoint. I can confirm L4 exists with the purpose being to conduct ongoing discussions with the
owners of Liverpool football club.
"There are a number of different constituent elements, both individuals and entities, that we believe have a direct connection with the culture and
heritage of the club, as well as the experience, resource and appetite to get the club back to where we believe it deserves to be."