Liverpool fans waking up this morning must have felt rather good ahead of the weekend's fixture with Manchester United.
A decent result in the Europa League, Joe Cole performing admirably, Roy Hodgson smiling: things were looking up.
A touch of optimism seemed all the more appropriate, given that United had looked lethargic against Rangers, have failed to nail wins twice already in the league and their main man Wayne still appears to be playing in an emotional shroud.
But then the chirpy Scousers will have opened their newspapers. And there was the news no-one wished for. Tom Hicks wasRead More »from Just when you thought it was safe to go in the boardroom