Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman accepts a pay cut on his ₤ 10m-a-year wage, according to a report.
Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman has supposedly accepted a pay cut on his ₤ 10m-a-year wage.
The financial effect of the coronavirus effect has left the Catalan giants requiring to slash their wage budget, and the likes of Gerard Pique and Frenkie de Jong have already accepted minimized wages.
Nevertheless, Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann – 2 of the leading earners at the club – are apparently yet to agree to the decrease.
According to Mundo Deportivo, Koeman and his personnel have actually made it clear to interim president Carles Tusquets that they are ready to accept the pay cut in order to assist the club balance the books.
The report declares that the Barca boss is enthusiastic that his decision will lead to a variety of players doing the same, although the Dutchman will not make any straight-out needs to the first-team squad.
The La Liga giants have already scheduled their spot in the last-16 phase of the Champions League with 2 matches to extra however are having a hard time locally, currently taking a seat in 13th position in Spain’s leading flight.