Dislikes Dislikes:  0
Results 1 to 14 of 14

Thread: Seemingly an Israeli investor wanted to buy us

  1. #1
    Radge Monthly Contributor
    NW's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Location
    In a yellow submarine
    Posts
    604
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    305 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    202

    Seemingly an Israeli investor wanted to buy us

    Remember Roger Mitchell, ex head of SPL
    I think it was. He is saying he was asked by an Israeli investor to help him buy Hibs. He saw the potential in Edinburgh.

    All very vague and can't help but be thankful it never developed

  2. #2
    Radge Private Member
    Smurf's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2003
    Location
    Suburbia
    Posts
    35,280
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    162 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    6582 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    1849
    Quote Originally Posted by NW View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Remember Roger Mitchell, ex head of SPL
    I think it was. He is saying he was asked by an Israeli investor to help him buy Hibs. He saw the potential in Edinburgh.

    All very vague and can't help but be thankful it never developed
    Maybe this was the promised GOLDen future?

  3. #3
    Radge Private Member
    Cabbageman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Edinburgh
    Posts
    1,129
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    60 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    16
    Sounds good as long as he's not "investing" in the same vein as Mad Vlad EDIT: sitting watching Leeann's interview and would urge everyone to get it watched, it'll only get you more excited for the rest of the season!
    Last edited by Cabbageman; 07-08-17 at 01:27.

  4. #4
    Radge Donator

    Join Date
    Feb 2004
    Location
    Edinburgh
    Posts
    10,959
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    45 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    2502 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    1088
    Glad this never happened.
    Not in favour of foreign ownership.
    "I can't stress enough how important it is to be in possession of the football - it is better to be the matador rather than the bull"

    John Hughes

  5. #5
    Radge Private Member
    Smurf's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2003
    Location
    Suburbia
    Posts
    35,280
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    162 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    6582 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    1849
    Quote Originally Posted by Greenmachine View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Glad this never happened.
    Not in favour of foreign ownership.
    Me neither. Does that make us racist?

  6. #6
    Radge Private Member

    Kenny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    Location
    Glasgow
    Posts
    7,956
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    19 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    1944 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    658
    Our first owners were arguably foreign
    follow the programme archive on twitter: http://twitter.com/hibsbollah

  7. #7
    Easy Now Radge



    beefy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    Stuck between the moon and new york city
    Posts
    14,071
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    59 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    2086 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    1887
    I'll take this with a pinch of salt. Mitchell has and always will be a slaver.

  8. #8
    Player Sponsor



    Wannabehibee's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    East of WeegieLand
    Posts
    7,236
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    38 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    4713 Post(s)
    vCash
    1275
    Rep Power
    1367
    Quote Originally Posted by beefy View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    I'll take this with a pinch of salt. Mitchell has and always will be a slaver.
    Is he a journalist?

  9. #9
    Administrator


    SKII's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Location
    Right here, right now
    Posts
    16,004
    Post Thanks / Like
    Contribute If you enjoy reading the
    content here, click the below
    image to support our site.
    Click Here To Contribute To Our Site

    Mentioned
    76 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    4718 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    2944
    Quote Originally Posted by Wannabehibee View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Is he a journalist?
    He has been but he is now seemingly running a vineyard in Italy having fecked up running the SPL in the not too distant past. Key misdemeanour being messing up the TV deal for the SPL
    Hibs are standing on the brink of history...

  10. #10
    radge grandad radge

    hibbybilly's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    Gilmerting
    Posts
    9,008
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    43 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    2517 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    1356
    There would have been a few drawbacks if that happened. 😜


    Think I might nip over to Gorgie Farm and count some Chickens before they've hatched

  11. #11
    Player Sponsor



    Wannabehibee's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    East of WeegieLand
    Posts
    7,236
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    38 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    4713 Post(s)
    vCash
    1275
    Rep Power
    1367
    Quote Originally Posted by SKII View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    He has been but he is now seemingly running a vineyard in Italy having fecked up running the SPL in the not too distant past. Key misdemeanour being messing up the TV deal for the SPL
    I'm no sure if its him i follow on twitter.

  12. #12
    Radge Monthly Contributor
    NW's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Location
    In a yellow submarine
    Posts
    604
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    305 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    202
    Quote Originally Posted by Wannabehibee View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    I'm no sure if its him i follow on twitter.
    Think he is called rmcomo or the likes

  13. #13
    Radge Monthly Contributor

    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Location
    devon
    Posts
    407
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    173 Post(s)
    vCash
    1000
    Rep Power
    111
    he's the one,if i remember correctly, who set up the current ridiculous league system playing each other 4 times and the split. he admitted in an interview recently he thought it was a mistake and didnae work

  14. #14
    Player Sponsor



    Wannabehibee's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    East of WeegieLand
    Posts
    7,236
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    38 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quoted
    4713 Post(s)
    vCash
    1275
    Rep Power
    1367
    Quote Originally Posted by NW View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Think he is called rmcomo or the likes
    Cheers. It is him. Now unfollowed. No idea why i was following him in the first place. 😯

GoGO Back To Forum

Similar Threads

  1. Israeli Palestinian Conflict
    By Brainwrong in forum Frenchman's Cowshed
    Replies: 224
    Last Post: 29-08-14, 08:51
  2. Israeli facism and neo nazis
    By jimmy glass in forum Frenchman's Cowshed
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 28-03-09, 23:51
  3. ICC zeroing in on Israeli war crimes?
    By Zitellis Heid in forum Frenchman's Cowshed
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 11-03-09, 23:20
  4. will the israeli's nuke iran this year
    By egb_hibs in forum Frenchman's Cowshed
    Replies: 28
    Last Post: 08-01-07, 13:12
  5. Pentagon ; Israeli option
    By Daddy 'O' Hibee in forum Frenchman's Cowshed
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 14-03-06, 17:58

User Tag List

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •