Barcelona unilaterally cut the players salary to 70% – media

"Барселона" в одностороннем порядке сократила футболистам зарплату до 70%, - СМИ


The Board of Directors of “Barcelona” on the remote session discussed measures that should be applied to minimize the economic impact of the crisis of the coronavirus in the activities of the club, as well as actions taken by “blaugranas” with the authorities to achieve a maximum possible of preventing the spread of the disease, reported on the official website of “Barcelona”.

In particular, the statement says that the club, using the norms of the law about the emergency situation in the country, reducing all the staff and players of the first team salary.

Initiative of the leadership of “Barcelona” will be addressed in the Ministry of labour of the government of Catalonia after the club will share all aspects of these measures and their scope with all employees, said in a communiqué.

Earlier it was reported that the club had with players (as well as basketball, handball and other sports teams, “Barcelona”) talks about reducing wages, but failed to agree.

In such a situation, the management has cut wages unilaterally. It is expected that the reduction of time to complete emergency up to 70%, according to referring to Marca.