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
One of the biggest clubs in Germany has agreed to be interviewed for our investigation into fan ownership in football.
Another week in football, another turbulent and troubling week for clubs protesting against their owners. Charlton, Blackpool, Coventry are all desperately flagging and needing a new direction, which unites the fans. There is a strange perception, certainly when Portsmouth were trying to regain ownership of their club back in 2013, that fans owning their … Continue reading Another week, another protest
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