Friday, 26 August 2016

A toxic brand

It's sometimes useful to remind ourselves that other clubs have been undermined by their owners. This is not to say that it makes it any better for us, but it does illustrate a more general problem.

When Venky's, the Indian conglomerate, took over Blackburn Rovers, it soon became apparent that, while they might know a lot about chickens, they knew very little about football. The club is now at the bottom of the Championship and its financial troubles are increasing. Read a statement from the Rovers' Trust here: Toxic brand

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