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Can Hicks and Gillett work together again?

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George Gillett has hinted his relationship with his Liverpool co-owner Tom Hicks has improved - after a period of almost open warfare between the pair left the club's hierarchy in limbo

But can a revived partnership really be the answer to Liverpool's hopes of challenging for the Premier League again?

And can the trust of Liverpool's fans, openly hostile to Hicks and Gillett, ever be regained?

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posted Jun 22, 2008

As time goes on Gillett and Hicks are learning and realising more and more what the club means to the fans. LFC is nothing like any American sports 'franchise' or English Premier League team for that matter. A sure sign that their level of unpopularity has brought about an indication that they are attempting to patch-up their difficult relationship.

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posted Jun 22, 2008

I hope this does work quickly the fact they are both buisnessmen is the most surprising thing about the breakdown between them, the amount of money they have personnally put in and received through borrowing puts them in bad light for future buisness dealings.As liverpool fans we want to move on quickly start the build on the stadium which we obviously need for the future to compete with the mancs and chelsea,i think the future could be very good.

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posted Jun 22, 2008

What happened to liverpool's tradition of keeping anything to do with the runnin out of the press - these 2 idiots are like school girls - one minute they hate each other, the other they are best friends. This 'business' dispute is bad for the club. I used to say Liverpool is a football team, Man U is a business scheme - now its the other way round - Get DIC in - they will certainly not air dirty laundry in public!

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posted Jun 22, 2008

Dossena has signed, great!

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posted Jun 23, 2008

they've probably woken up to the fact that their infighting is only hurting their business aspirations - when they fall out, the whole club gets fed up and the only logical outcome of that is that the top players/coaches will ultimately get tempted to leave for a better job somewhere else - and noone will want to replace them...

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posted Jun 23, 2008

Im an LFC fan but this is like some soppy american cheesy drama. Joining together, then you have the honeymoon (signing torres), then you have the arguments, then you have the half peace deal (mascherano/skrtel), then another falling out.
All we need now is the cheesy ending with these two kissing and making up in public and handing a cheque to rafa benitez for 100million to go and win the PL!
Ronaldinho - 15million
Villa - 25million
Arshavin - 20 million
Nihat - 10 million
Bastian schweinsteinger - 15 million
Podolski - 10 million

I know its a fantasy but hey have any of you been dragged to watch sex in the city movie lately - now thats fantasy.

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posted Jun 23, 2008

We only need 3 players

Villa 25million
Silva 18million
And Quesarma 18.5million

So we need about 52million and Liverpool will win the league(or come close)
Renia
Degan Carragher Agger/skrtel Dossena

Quesarma Gerrard Alonso Silva

Torres Villa


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posted Jun 23, 2008

i don't think these two realize the importance of football in england, they seem to feel that it's just an investment like so many sport franchises in america.

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posted Jun 24, 2008

I think everyone gets a bit carried away when things aren't going too well on the pitch. These two haven't conducted their affairs too well (i.e. they've gone public with some ridiculous comments and strategies) but they want to make money out of the club and in doing so will no doub5t want success. I think Liverpool fans need to be more patient as Man U and Chelsea are still streets ahead but probably not as far ahead as was the case a few seasons ago.

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