During seasonal epidemics caused Covid-19 European football clubs, the big reel is expected less damage than the small team from abundant resources. But it seems it's not, but Barcelona's case is an example of when this team still has to reduce players' wages.
President Josep Bartomeu coming back all suggest Barca players pay cut 2nd
The reduction of salaries at the Nou Camp was the consensus between leaders and players in last April, but recently new developments occur. Seems the previous wage cuts are not enough, newspaper Mundo Deportivo in Barcelona Josep Bartomeu said the president and his associates had planned to ask players pay cut again.
Sources said Bartomeu discussed with members of the board of directors and they said that a second salary reduction will help Barca avoid financial losses of the following season, 2020/21 season that Barca will also be less loss money for pandemic. Bartomeu is expected to soon have a meeting with the players to give reasons to explain.
However the meeting has not occurred, the situation became tense when the players the news. Mundo Deportivo said Messi and the team is likely to reject proposed pay cut this by two reasons. Firstly Barca in decline salary still use government subsidies to pay salaries to its employees, making the players feel cheated because they think the amount cut should have been devoted to compensate staff wages .
Messi and Suarez has not expired because immediate pay cut negotiations 1st leak that they were defamatory press
And the second is in the process of negotiating a pay cut takes place 1st, the information was leaked to the outside deliberately to press painted Barca players who participated and selfishness. Luis Suarez has voiced the dissatisfaction about this and present members of the team 1 is lack of trust in leaders Barca, not only this but also the facts before as rumors the club hired social network opportunity to denigrate players.
Barcelona is said to have exceeded the salary fund ceiling prescribed by the La Liga, they pay the players and coaching staff of more than € 1 billion total in La Liga when only 671 million euros set quotas. Barca have been propagating that the climate because they treat such players, they also have the responsibility to shoulder the difficult part during the pandemic, but the argument is one thing and legality is a different story.