Bayern Munich's board and players to take 20 per cent wage cut

25 March 2020

FCB
Photo: PA Images The initiative will be in place as long as there is no football being played.

The initiative will be in place as long as there is no football being played.

No Premier League clubs have so far introduced similar cost saving measures.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Bayern Munich's players and board will take a 20 per cent temporary wage cut due to the coronavirus pandemic, the club have confirmed to offthepitch.com.

The duration of the ongoing disruption is still difficult to determine, but serious financial implications are expected and many football clubs will have to make sacrifices to save their businesses.

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