American owners are part of the problem at Liverpool. I believe it has to do with the economics of a football club - a massive, MASSIVE financial hole as opposed to a traditionally money-making venture in America. They want to maximize profit, but are unwilling to splash out the cash to do that, finding it a waste or frivolous. If there was ever a EPL team that needed a complete revamp, it's Liverpool. At least Arsenal last season proved they had something (RVP) in them to make things click.
Very interesting article today on the stalling of Ganso's career
. Especially poignant in light of Chelsea signing the even younger Oscar today from Internacional.