New Liverpool soccer club owner John Henry is surround by the media and children seeking autographs as he leaves Melwood training ground, Liverpool, England Saturday Oct. 16, 2010. Liverpool players ... more 
New Liverpool soccer club owner John Henry is surround by the media and children seeking autographs as he leaves Melwood training ground, Liverpool, England Saturday Oct. 16, 2010. Liverpool players met their new owner on Saturday as attention turned from the long and bitter boardroom battle for control of the club to the fortunes of the relegation-threatened team on the pitch. John Henry was in Liverpool a day after fellow Americans Tom Hicks and George Gillett Jr. gave up their legal fight to hang onto the club, which was sold against their wishes by rival English directors to Henry's New England Sports Ventures, which also owns baseball's Boston Red Sox. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Peter Byrne/PA Wire
Sat, Oct 16, 2010 9:43 AM EDT