12 Apr 2010

Liverpool FC on the market?

7:29 am on 12 April 2010

The American owners of Premier League football team Liverpool are reportedly looking to sell the club.

A source familiar with the matter has told news agency Reuters that Barclays Capital have been appointed to find a buyer.

The US businessmen Tom Hicks and George Gillett are facing a demand to repay 100 million pounds or nearly $215 million of debt to the Royal Bank of Scotland and American bank Wachovia in July.