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      Michael Edwards Returns to FSG
      Mar 12, 2024 09:08:42 am
      « Last Edit: Mar 13, 2024 09:39:35 am by racerx34 »
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      Re: Michael Edwards Returns to Liverpool
      Reply #1: Mar 12, 2024 09:19:50 am
      Joyceyyyyy!!!!
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      Reply #2: Mar 12, 2024 09:21:04 am
      Very interesting - got huge amount of responsibility now
      « Last Edit: Mar 12, 2024 09:28:29 am by Lallana in Pyjamas »
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      Reply #3: Mar 12, 2024 09:31:13 am
      Good news.

      Do wonder how involved he’ll be on a daily basis once he’s appointed the sporting director and manager though. Makes me think FSG might be looking into a multi club ownership thing and Edwards will lead that.
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      Reply #4: Mar 12, 2024 09:58:17 am
      I'm more than ok with this.
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      Reply #5: Mar 12, 2024 10:37:53 am
      Great start.
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      Reply #6: Mar 12, 2024 10:39:23 am
      As my Blue supporting hubby just said “ It pains me to say this, but that is exactly how to run a football club “.
      Whatever you think about our American owners they deserve huge credit for sorting this out now. Delighted he’s agreed to come back.
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      Reply #7: Mar 12, 2024 11:03:56 am
      Brilliant news. It will hurt like hell losing Jürgen but having a key player in our success in the Klopp years back in position feels great and hopefully it will give the new guy the confidence he can do the job with an excellent team behind him.
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      Reply #8: Mar 12, 2024 11:14:52 am
      Far from an fsg fan but credit to them for bringing Edwards back. They've persisted with their efforts here and it would seem they've got their man.

      Happy to see him back. I wonder if he will bring ward back or as reported go for Hughes.

      With a stable and proven platform on the football side on the way to being secured it should be easier to tempt their manager of choice.
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      Reply #9: Mar 12, 2024 11:37:06 am
      f***in coup and a half is this, Michael Edwards head of football operations & Richard Hughes as DoF, got to doff her hat to FSG this is awesome recruitment, Edwards has 10 years behind him of how our club works, Hughes is the Golden boy many clubs we’re after as DoF, very savvy, and now I believe that Xabi Alonso will be the final part of the restructuring jigsaw,

      Edwards & Hughes vision for the future will prove too much of an incentive for Xabi to turn down, make no mistake ppl, this is huge, we already have a new shiny title challenging young exciting squad, we have a academy turning out ready made 1st team players accustomed to playing our system and thanks to Jürgen Klopp have a club on the periphery of success both domestically and in Europe!!!

      They say the future is bright, well, F**k that, ours is blinding  !!!


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      Reply #10: Mar 12, 2024 11:54:55 am
      At least this can make sure a ship is steady, even our captain retire.
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      Reply #11: Mar 12, 2024 12:10:50 pm
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      Reply #12: Mar 12, 2024 12:17:10 pm
      Great news.

      The man knows how to run football operations no question.

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      Reply #13: Mar 12, 2024 12:54:05 pm
      Great news, indeed.

      So this is a new position as CEO of Football? Because we already have a CEO.
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      Reply #14: Mar 12, 2024 01:00:55 pm
      Great news, indeed.

      So this is a new position as CEO of Football? Because we already have a CEO.

      Taking over as CEO for  the football side  - will work alongside Billy Hogan who will for all the finances etc
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      Reply #15: Mar 12, 2024 01:01:58 pm
      Good news
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      Reply #16: Mar 12, 2024 01:04:28 pm
      See everyone praising FSG for this. To be fair, apart from a couple of minor issues, on which they quickly backtracked following the fans disapproval, I can't think of anything they've done wrong since they took over. Apart of course, pouring untold amounts of money for Jürgen to buy players every season and thereby putting the club in massive debt.

      I don't see another top club being run so well.
      Hats off to them ! They've smashed it again.
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      Reply #17: Mar 12, 2024 01:09:47 pm

      Seemingly the most powerful man at the club now and probably only be overruled by Henry.

      If Gordon overruled him and backed klopp last time causing him to leave ... that won't be happening here in this scenario.

      I'm happy he's back and trust the club is in good hands under him.
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      Reply #18: Mar 12, 2024 01:13:09 pm
      See everyone praising FSG for this. To be fair, apart from a couple of minor issues, on which they quickly backtracked following the fans disapproval, I can't think of anything they've done wrong since they took over. Apart of course, pouring untold amounts of money for Jürgen to buy players every season and thereby putting the club in massive debt.

      I don't see another top club being run so well.
      Hats off to them ! They've smashed it again.

      Best owners in the Premier League - can’t think of anyone else in European football that you would want to see run the club
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      Reply #19: Mar 12, 2024 01:41:36 pm
      Seems like we've played a real blinder here. Bravo to the club for getting this all nailed down.
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      Reply #20: Mar 12, 2024 02:36:08 pm
      FSG realised that we cannot replace Klopp in the current structure. So restructuring and hiring great people to manage post Klopp is the way to go. 
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      Reply #21: Mar 12, 2024 02:52:46 pm
      So, Edwards has agreed and will take over on June 1st - and will oversee a second club that FSG are buying.....

      https://www.thisisanfield.com/2024/03/liverpool-owners-fsg-plan-to-buy-another-football-club-michael-edwards-confirms/

      I don’t know what any of this means, but I do hope this isn’t going to scupper our chances of landing Alonso.....
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      Reply #22: Mar 12, 2024 03:47:58 pm
      Any idea who the second club might be?
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      Reply #23: Mar 12, 2024 04:13:01 pm
      Any idea who the second club might be?




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      Reply #24: Mar 12, 2024 04:16:19 pm
      So, if Edwards now works for fsg and is their head of football operations, if fsg decide to sell the club and leave would that mean Edwards went as well as he now works for them doing what Mike Gordon did previously.

      Put simply, is Edwards on fsg's payroll now ... and not the payroll of Liverpool Fc? Seems like he could be spending time at whatever other club fsg buy.
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      Reply #25: Mar 12, 2024 04:19:23 pm
      I'm sure this news is all well and good....but I still subscribe to Shankly's maxim. That being:  At a Football Club, there's a holy trinity, The Players...The Manager....and the Supporters.
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      Reply #26: Mar 12, 2024 04:22:00 pm
      So, if Edwards now works for fsg and is their head of football operations, if fsg decide to sell the club and leave would that mean Edwards went as well as he now works for them doing what Mike Gordon did previously.

      Put simply, is Edwards on fsg's payroll now ... and not the payroll of Liverpool Fc? Seems like he could be spending time at whatever other club fsg buy.

      He's been appointed the FSG Football CEO, not Liverpool.
      So he'll be in charge of more than Liverpool in the long run.
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      Reply #27: Mar 12, 2024 04:23:59 pm
      He's been appointed the FSG Football CEO, not Liverpool.
      So he'll be in charge of more than Liverpool in the long run.

      So basically if fsg Said we're off , sell up and  buy another top club ... Edwards would go with them.
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      Reply #28: Mar 12, 2024 04:29:19 pm
      One thing I do wonder, this seems to be a higher up (larger) role than Edwards had before. Will this mean he leaves most of the footballing decisions to Hughes and he won't be involved in as much of the actual legwork? Or will he still be involved as he was before with his data analysis and negotiating?
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      Reply #29: Mar 12, 2024 04:48:05 pm
      One thing I do wonder, this seems to be a higher up (larger) role than Edwards had before. Will this mean he leaves most of the footballing decisions to Hughes and he won't be involved in as much of the actual legwork? Or will he still be involved as he was before with his data analysis and negotiating?

      I don't think Edwards will be involved in much of the day to day stuff once we have a sporting director and manager in place. He might be consulted on things (especially if Hughes is the SD as they are close) but it won't be much more than that unless things are going tits up.

      The key thing is Edwards is working for FSG not Liverpool in this new role. Once the major post Klopp stuff is sorted he'll be working on finding another club for FSG to buy as we go forward with this multi club ownership thing.
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      Reply #30: Mar 12, 2024 05:10:24 pm
      He's been appointed the FSG Football CEO, not Liverpool.
      So he'll be in charge of more than Liverpool in the long run.

      I think this is the role he wanted, he’d apparently turned down the DOF role in a number of clubs after he left us. I think the main thing is they’ve persuaded him to come back with a much more enhanced and varied role, plus he’s instrumental in bringing in the ex Southampton DOF as they’re friends and have worked together before. For me there are no negatives to this, they’ve played a blinder!
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      Reply #31: Mar 12, 2024 05:27:03 pm
      I think this is the role he wanted, he’d apparently turned down the DOF role in a number of clubs after he left us. I think the main thing is they’ve persuaded him to come back with a much more enhanced and varied role, plus he’s instrumental in bringing in the ex Southampton DOF as they’re friends and have worked together before. For me there are no negatives to this, they’ve played a blinder!

      Been browsing some articles today and i believe i read that being involved in acquisitions was a requirement in a next role, whether it be us or another team.

      He will obviously have a hand / say on Liverpool but not to the extent and level of detail he did before as he is now also responsible for growing the number of teams and they working together
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      Reply #32: Mar 12, 2024 07:43:51 pm
      So, if Edwards now works for fsg and is their head of football operations, if fsg decide to sell the club and leave would that mean Edwards went as well as he now works for them doing what Mike Gordon did previously.

      Put simply, is Edwards on fsg's payroll now ... and not the payroll of Liverpool Fc? Seems like he could be spending time at whatever other club fsg buy.

      Yea he will work for FSG but will hire the Sporting Director for LFC.

      Which makes more sense to me now the way the roles will work.
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      Reply #33: Mar 12, 2024 07:47:46 pm
      Been browsing some articles today and i believe i read that being involved in acquisitions was a requirement in a next role, whether it be us or another team.

      He will obviously have a hand / say on Liverpool but not to the extent and level of detail he did before as he is now also responsible for growing the number of teams and they working together

      Exactly, this is what apparently he wanted, my only interest is, is this a good appointment for Liverpool Football Club, for me yes it is. He knows this club inside out, he did really well in his last tenure, I would want him, rather than some outsider who doesn’t get this club!
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      Reply #34: Mar 12, 2024 07:54:04 pm
      So Edward’s works for FSG and notLFC, sonot really good news for us as a club
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      Reply #35: Mar 12, 2024 08:06:04 pm
      So Edward’s works for FSG and notLFC, sonot really good news for us as a club

      Well FSG are our owners, I really don’t see the problem, he wasn’t prepared to come back unless he had enhanced responsibilities, multiple clubs were after him, he is in demand across Europe, I can’t see a negative. Some will always find fault, just because they are American owners, we could have much much worse owners!
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      Reply #36: Mar 12, 2024 08:08:28 pm
      So Edward’s works for FSG and notLFC, sonot really good news for us as a club

      Of course it’s good news for us-  he will be running the football side of FSG which right now is us
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      Reply #37: Mar 12, 2024 08:20:31 pm
      So basically if fsg Said we're off , sell up and  buy another top club ... Edwards would go with them.

      I think this means FSG are very unlikely to sell Liverpool. If they are moving to a multi-club model they are getting more involved in Football and will not be moving out of the sport. Why would they sell us to buy another big club?

      They might need to raise some capital if they plan to buy more clubs so we might see new investors coming in to FSG but I don't think that would affect the management structure in the organisation.
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      Reply #38: Mar 12, 2024 08:25:04 pm
      Of course it’s good news for us-  he will be running the football side of FSG which right now is us

      Which suggests eventually they're gonna invest in someone else, wasn't one of the ex-NESV crew involved in Roma.
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      Reply #39: Mar 12, 2024 09:20:21 pm
      Which suggests eventually they're gonna invest in someone else, wasn't one of the ex-NESV crew involved in Roma.

      Yeah but I don’t think it’s going to a club that will be in the Champions league
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      Reply #40: Mar 12, 2024 10:01:16 pm
      You lot are doing a very good of making this NOT sound like good news. It’s great news!!! I’m chuffed to bits
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      Reply #41: Mar 12, 2024 10:02:49 pm
      So Edward’s works for FSG and notLFC, sonot really good news for us as a club

      Since he will be overseeing everything football related I think we can rest easy.
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      Reply #42: Mar 12, 2024 10:31:05 pm
      Of course it’s good news for us-  he will be running the football side of FSG which right now is us

      Probably some team in a lower league not so well known. Seem to be quite a few of these multi club owners. I believe Ineos own a French club. Not sure how much value there is in it though? Maybe it's as a feeder club and bigger network of resources.
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      Reply #43: Mar 12, 2024 10:58:21 pm
      So Edward’s works for FSG and notLFC, sonot really good news for us as a club




      What does it matter you f***in skid mark, ffs, you just can’t say anything positive about us can you, give yer heid a wobble dip sh*t, and while yer at it explain to us what’s bad about this news, even in a moment of cheerfulness you have to find negative things to say, F**k off !!!

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      Reply #44: Mar 12, 2024 11:39:25 pm
      Probably some team in a lower league not so well known. Seem to be quite a few of these multi club owners. I believe Ineos own a French club. Not sure how much value there is in it though? Maybe it's as a feeder club and bigger network of resources.

      That's more what i would expect, although I'm not sure if it is a lower English league club or a continental league like say Belgium, Portugal or Austria (or more than one). Liverpool be the clearly-preeminent club in the setup. (I mean it IS the best club in the world after all).
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      Reply #45: Mar 13, 2024 12:57:25 am
      That's more what i would expect, although I'm not sure if it is a lower English league club or a continental league like say Belgium, Portugal or Austria (or more than one). Liverpool be the clearly-preeminent club in the setup. (I mean it IS the best club in the world after all).

      I assume there's a rule that 2 clubs in the same league cannot have the same owner? Say they buy a team in a lower league but fate has it they get promoted to the Premier League. What would happen then?

      I personally think the 2nd club will be a smaller club in a smaller league for which part of its function is to be a feeder club and send them the players we would currently look to loan. We've had various instances where we loan a player and it ends up being a waste of time, so having a smaller team to send them to that follows the same approach as us where they will actually get playing time would only help.
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      Reply #46: Mar 13, 2024 03:50:28 am
      Yeah but I don’t think it’s going to a club that will be in the Champions league
      So FSG are buying United?
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      Reply #48: Mar 13, 2024 11:51:23 am
      Good idea, as long as their leaky shed isn't thrown into the deal  :lmao:
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      Reply #50: Mar 13, 2024 03:56:12 pm
      I don't think the asking of the re-think question is as "dumb" as JK thinks. Cognitive flexibility is deceptively complex. Once a person takes a particular stance he then forms an opinion, in JK's case a decision to leave at the end of the season. What then happens is that decision becomes attached to your whole sense of who you are, and any challenge to it you equate with a challenge to your very self.
      .......Which makes it very difficult, (almost impossible) for us to change our minds. (especially if your original opinion has been plastered around the world )
      An ability to change your mind is an attribute...not a weakness.
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      Reply #51: Mar 13, 2024 04:43:30 pm
      I don't think the asking of the re-think question is as "dumb" as JK thinks. Cognitive flexibility is deceptively complex. Once a person takes a particular stance he then forms an opinion, in JK's case a decision to leave at the end of the season. What then happens is that decision becomes attached to your whole sense of who you are, and any challenge to it you equate with a challenge to your very self.
      .......Which makes it very difficult, (almost impossible) for us to change our minds. (especially if your original opinion has been plastered around the world )
      An ability to change your mind is an attribute...not a weakness.

      It’s simple - Klopp won’t be changing his mind
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      Reply #52: Mar 13, 2024 05:23:23 pm
      It’s simple - Klopp won’t be changing his mind

      Because he just does not want a break but he wants something new like to train Real or Germany or just laying on the beach and wait to die. When I heard that his whole stuff goes with him I knew it was no just some decision but a well thought-thru one.
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      Reply #53: Mar 13, 2024 05:30:03 pm
      I don't think the asking of the re-think question is as "dumb" as JK thinks. Cognitive flexibility is deceptively complex. Once a person takes a particular stance he then forms an opinion, in JK's case a decision to leave at the end of the season. What then happens is that decision becomes attached to your whole sense of who you are, and any challenge to it you equate with a challenge to your very self.
      .......Which makes it very difficult, (almost impossible) for us to change our minds. (especially if your original opinion has been plastered around the world )
      An ability to change your mind is an attribute...not a weakness.
      Would love him to do a U-Turn mate as do countless reds across the globe but he is leaving.
      He gave us an extra 12 months & so much much more he won’t be changing his mind.
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      Reply #54: Mar 13, 2024 05:49:12 pm
      Because he just does not want a break but he wants something new like to train Real or Germany or just laying on the beach and wait to die. When I heard that his whole stuff goes with him I knew it was no just some decision but a well thought-thru one.


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      Reply #55: Mar 13, 2024 06:34:28 pm
      You'd be much better off asking it if it is sentient....
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      Reply #56: Mar 13, 2024 06:51:11 pm
      I personally think the 2nd club will be a smaller club in a smaller league for which part of its function is to be a feeder club and send them the players we would currently look to loan. We've had various instances where we loan a player and it ends up being a waste of time, so having a smaller team to send them to that follows the same approach as us where they will actually get playing time would only help.

      I think it will probably be a club in a smaller European league. Is the post Brexit immigration rules a factor in this decision? Maybe having a second club within the EU helps us with younger players outside the UK? They are bought by Liverpool but loaned out to the European club until they can get a work permit to get into UK.

      Basically, it's probably the Tories fault.
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      Reply #57: Mar 13, 2024 06:54:22 pm
      Would love him to do a U-Turn mate as do countless reds across the globe but he is leaving.
      He gave us an extra 12 months & so much much more he won’t be changing his mind.
      I totally accept and respect his decision to leave and don't believe for a second that he is likely to change his mind. My post was to do with the validity of asking the question, and how and why (All) people struggle with admitting error.
      * Not that I'm claiming his decision is in any way an error*
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      Re: Michael Edwards Returns to FSG
      Reply #58: Mar 13, 2024 09:59:35 pm
      I don't think the asking of the re-think question is as "dumb" as JK thinks. Cognitive flexibility is deceptively complex. Once a person takes a particular stance he then forms an opinion, in JK's case a decision to leave at the end of the season. What then happens is that decision becomes attached to your whole sense of who you are, and any challenge to it you equate with a challenge to your very self.
      .......Which makes it very difficult, (almost impossible) for us to change our minds. (especially if your original opinion has been plastered around the world )
      An ability to change your mind is an attribute...not a weakness.




      You have a very complex way of answering a simple equation, Jürgen Klopp is leaving at the end of the season, that journalist is Dumb for thinking/believing that because Micheal Edwards is returning, Jürgen would change his mind,
      He very clearly wasn’t and isn’t changing his mind so therefore it’s a dumb question to ask, it matters not a jot what the Journo’s mind was thinking, he obviously hasn’t a clue what goes on behind the scenes and in particular in Jürgen's private life, he and perhaps more importantly Ulla has come to the conclusion that enough is enough, and that the stresses and strain that come with the job have taken their toll on Jürgen,

      …in short he has done his bit and someone else will follow….and no matter who the DoF is or head of operations or JW Henry himself will persuade him otherwise, the journo may only have been doing his job but I bet even he was reluctant to ask the question, and perhaps with hindsight wish he hadn’t !!

      You’re not the only one that can be complex yanno’s !! 🤣🤣🤣🤣



      YNWA

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      Re: Michael Edwards Returns to FSG
      Reply #59: Mar 13, 2024 10:13:26 pm
      Because he just does not want a break but he wants something new like to train Real or Germany or just laying on the beach and wait to die. When I heard that his whole stuff goes with him I knew it was no just some decision but a well thought-thru one.




      Aw mate, I feel so sorry for you, I know that help in the community isn’t for everyone, I do sincerely hope you get the help you so desperately need, it’s not every day we on these boards have to put up with thick Cnuts like yourself, perhaps you can’t help it, maybe you were dropped on your head when you were a kid, F**k knows 🤷 ?

      All we know is that you constantly post complete bollocks that we can’t help but think that there’s a bit of a void between your ears, it’s such a shame, but hey never mind, we live in a woke society so don’t worry la, someday someone will come along and put you on the sunshine bus, but don’t get sticking your tongue to the windows ok ??

      There there is that better !! 🤪
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      Re: Michael Edwards Returns to FSG
      Reply #60: Mar 14, 2024 12:13:10 am



      You have a very complex way of answering a simple equation, Jürgen Klopp is leaving at the end of the season, that journalist is Dumb for thinking/believing that because Micheal Edwards is returning, Jürgen would change his mind,
      He very clearly wasn’t and isn’t changing his mind so therefore it’s a dumb question to ask, it matters not a jot what the Journo’s mind was thinking, he obviously hasn’t a clue what goes on behind the scenes and in particular in Jürgen's private life, he and perhaps more importantly Ulla has come to the conclusion that enough is enough, and that the stresses and strain that come with the job have taken their toll on Jürgen,

      …in short he has done his bit and someone else will follow….and no matter who the DoF is or head of operations or JW Henry himself will persuade him otherwise, the journo may only have been doing his job but I bet even he was reluctant to ask the question, and perhaps with hindsight wish he hadn’t !!

      You’re not the only one that can be complex yanno’s !! 🤣🤣🤣🤣



      YNWA
      The journalist's question was whether Edwards had asked Klopp if he had thought to reconsider....not the journalist asking Jürgen whether Edwards arrival might influence his decision to leave.
      I've always felt it's JK's decision (together with his family) about how he wants to spend his life...it's a private matter, ultimately none of our business. I have always respected that. I added some complimentary information regarding the mental process of changing one's mind...not suggesting for a minute that that's what Jürgen should do.

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