November 12, 2020

Barcelona have actually failed to reach an agreement with players over a salary reduction

Barcelona have actually failed to reach an agreement with players over a salary reduction

The LaLiga titans are seeking to reduce their wage bill amidst a “serious economic problem” due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Barca state COVID-19 has actually triggered a reduction in incomes of greater than EUR300million for the 2020-21 period, with the club requiring a salary modification of EUR191m.

However talks between Barca and representatives of the players– and a team of company workers– upright Wednesday without an agreement.

“Today, November 11, after several days of intense conferences, and the settlement was tired, the parties have ended the consultation duration without getting to an agreement,” part of a statement from the club read.

The declaration claimed parties had given themselves a deadline of November 23 to consider whether an offer can be struck.
Barcelona fail to reach agreement with players over salary decrease.

Records have actually suggested Barca intend to reduce the wages of their top income earners, consisting of Lionel Messi, by 30 per cent.

Barca are believed to have among the greatest wage bills in Europe, and the similarity Luis Suarez, Ivan Rakitic and Arturo Vidal left the club in the close season.

Ronald Koeman’s side are 8th in LaLiga, nine points adrift of leaders Real Sociedad yet having actually played two fewer games.