Men’s Football HFC Falke: ‘Football which is by the members for the members’

JAMES NALTON speaks to a fan-owned club in Germany who are all about the ‘simple things’ – low ticket prices, beer on the terraces and giving their fans the chance to watch their team play

THE issue of football club ownership is the undercurrent to many of the game’s recent ongoing problems.

Take, for example, a small 10-mile radius around Manchester where ownership is regularly the main issue and not just an underlying one.

135-year-old Bury FC are hanging by a thread after the irresponsible actions of a couple of individuals masquerading as owners, and are heading for liquidation after being expelled from the Football League. 

Manchester United fans were...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-02-21 21:12
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