Liverpool under American owners: Outstripping the growth of rivals

26 June 2020

John Henry
Photo: PA Images Liverpool owner John W. Henry (left) and chairman Tom Werner after the UEFA Champions League Final 2019 at the Wanda Metropolitano, Madrid.

We have looked at the financial development since Fenway Sports Group took over Liverpool FC in October 2010.

Not only are the club superior in the Premier League for the time being, they also look to be on a path to overtake Manchester United's as the biggest club financially in the UK.

Mads Meisner Christensen mm@offthepitch.com

Liverpool’s first domestic title success for 30 years is not only down to an astonishing squad and manager but also to a financial transformation made by the American owners of the club.

Fenway Sports Group (FSG) took over Liverpool in October 2010. At that time, the club were way behind the two Manchester clubs, Chelsea and Arsenal in overall earnings.

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