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Liverpool's Syrian buy-out moves a step closer - Exclusive

Liverpool have moved a significant step closer to a buy-out deal under the proposed new Gulf-based regime.

MirrorFootball can reveal that potential buyer Yahya Kirdi flew to London last week for crunch talks with the Anfield club's new chairman Martin Broughton and co-owner George Gillett.

Kirdi, an International Unicef representative, is working around the clock to pave the way for the £400m buy-out of the crisis-hit Reds after a last-minute hitch recently left the mega-bucks takeover hanging in the balance.

But Kirdi has come back with renewed determination in his bid to do the deal so flew from his business base in Dubai for lengthy discussions at a secret location in the capital in the past few days.

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Maradona5036d ago

If someone will buy them now, it will be great. But i dont like the influence of money in football. Its just a toy for rich people. At this time, Liverpool really need it:)

donb5035d ago

Liverpool sold or not. They have a really long way to go to reach the top level. I think Liverpool is out of the top ten next season.

njc5035d ago

Maradona, dont be so naive, football=MONEY!!!