Some interesting developments coming out today regarding Coventry City. As stated in my newspaper article, Coventry are one of a number of teams who are looking to Supporters Direct for assistance in trying to get their club back from their current owners SISO. Click the link below and let me know what you think. Supporter-led … Continue reading Coventry City fans to discuss possibility of supporter-led takeover
That's it! The end of the journey, well for me. The journey of fan ownership has been a very interesting one. The journey has seen me interview the largest fan owned club, interview one of the biggest clubs in Germany, and one of the biggest footballing organisations in The FA. I am very pleased with … Continue reading Article now submitted!
The politics of 2016 has been turbulent; an understatement at very best. However, the one theme coming back to the decisions of Brexit and Donald Trump being elected is very clear. 'Taking back control' was the slogan of the Brexit Leave campaign and is very relevant to the world of football. Lots of fans are … Continue reading How the footballing world is mimicking politics in order to ‘Take back control’ of their clubs
By Liam Buckler Former Portsmouth administrator Bryan Jackson, who helped sell the club to a supporters trust, has called on fans to start finding ways of buying their club before they hit financial trouble. Jackson, who has sold the last four clubs he has been involved in to supporter’s trust, is currently advising Supporters Direct … Continue reading Administrator warns fans: start saving to buy your clubs
Everton's reliance on billionaire owner Farad Moshiri was underlined on Saturday after newly released financial figures for last season showed they made a loss of £24.3million. The deficit - at a time the Premier League clubs have never been richer thanks to the television deal - was due to transfer spending, a year-on-year wage bill … Continue reading Everton financial figures reveal a £24million LOSS for 2015
Coventry City's League One clash with Sheffield United was marred by protests from home fans against the club’s owners, Sisu. Twice fans held up play by running on the pitch to protest - firstly in the opening half, and secondly in the 86th minute, which saw the players taken off the pitch and play stopped for six minutes. … Continue reading Coventry City fans invade pitch to protest against their owners
Some staggering news has just come out from the top flight of Scotland. Foundation of Hearts, the supporters trust of Hearts, has raised over £5million as part of their bid to secure fan ownership at Tynecastle. The Foundation’s annual accounts to June 2016 show that a total of £4,300,000 of fans’ cash had been advanced … Continue reading Hearts fans raise over £5million in order to get their club back into fan control
Radio, newspaper and television elements are all nearing completion. The main newspaper article has been designed and written on Indesign and is nearly ready to be published. The television piece is currently being edited together as the final interview was conducted last week. The radio piece has been edited together and is also on the verge … Continue reading The process of putting together the whole multimedia elements