Barcelona mentioned Thursday they have been slashing salaries to counter the monetary fall-out from the coronavirus even if the Spanish giants didn’t specify if all of its staff could be suffering from the transfer. All soccer has been suspended in Spain the place the virus has to this point killed greater than four,000 other people with 56,000 showed circumstances. “The suspension of competitions, following the epidemic of Covid-19, includes the cessation of all actions, carrying and non-sporting, of our membership,” mentioned a observation launched via Barcelona.
The membership, it added, had taken a “sequence of measures to mitigate its results and scale back the commercial penalties of this disaster.”
“Necessarily, this is a relief within the running day, compelled via the instances, and in consequence a proportional relief within the remuneration supplied for within the respective contracts.”
The Catalan membership didn’t specify, then again, the dimensions of the cuts or if all of its staff are affected.