The socialism I believe in is everyone working for each other, everyone having a share of the rewards. It's the way I see football, the way I see life. - Bill Shankly
Over the Summer, many supporters waited patiently for the sale of Liverpool Football Club. It didn't happen. The Club is now in an even more precarious situation with Tom Hicks attempting to place even more debt on Liverpool FC. The Spirit of Shankly is now calling on RBS to refuse to refinance the debt currently leveraged on Liverpool Football Club.
Spirit of Shankly has a solution to the current debt crisis at Liverpool Football Club. Supporters can join the growing campaign for supporter ownership by pledging their financial support towards owning a share of the Club.
Spirit of Shankly's membership have voted in favour of this strategy and we want to encourage as many supporters as possible to get behind the campaign which sees supporters as the solution.
As part of our ongoing campaign, we will:
Liverpool supporters worldwide are ready, willing, and able, to solve the current debt crisis and with commitment from RBS and the Club, the supporters can be the solution.
If the Club or RBS do not engage with us, or we receive confirmation that the current debt has been refinanced before our deadline date of 31st October then direct action protests will take place at:
You can download the original leaflet below.
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