BBC says that talks are continuing with a Dubai investment firm to buy out Hicks' 50% stake in Liverpool. A couple of interesting things in the article. First, it says that Hicks' and Gilette's relationship is on the outs. Second it describes a confrontation between Hicks' son and Liverpool fans at a pub.
Why anyone in their right mind would go into a footballing pub on match day when people hate them is beyond me. The English see football largely as an excuse to whoop somebody's ass anyway. Here is the article http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/football/teams/l/liverpool/7265023.stm