Reds' captain admits excitement over takeover talk
By Rich Middleton
Updated Tuesday, 6th February 2007
Liverpool captain Steve Gerrard has said he is confident that the club will be taken over soon, and expressed confidence in Rick Parry and current chairman, David Moores.The talks between the Reds and American duo Geroge Gillet and Tom Hicks are thought to be nearing completion with confirmation expected this week.
But Gerrard said he was sure the club's best interests are at the heart of the talks, adding, ""I'm really excited. I'm told it's really close and hopefully sometime this week it will be sorted."
He added, "The takeover is in good hands with our chairman David Moores and Rick Parry, and I'm full of confidence they will make the right decision and get it signed and sealed. These are exciting times for the club."