Media: Agents to demand £300 million in outstanding payments from Premier League clubs despite lockdown

25 March 2020

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Photo: PA Images Many agents are willing to waive fees owed to them by smaller clubs but won't be as lenient with those in the Premier League.

Several clubs in the league have withheld agent payments over the last month and a number of agents intend to sue, according to the Daily Mail.

Many agents are willing to waive fees owed to them by smaller clubs but won't be as lenient with those in the Premier League.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

A number of agents with clients in the Premier League will demand £300 million in outstanding payments from the respective clubs after payments have been withheld for the last month, according to the Daily Mail.

Several clubs have put off agent payments due over the past month as the coronavirus situation has forced them to devise cost-cutting measures.

Despite many agents being willing to waive fees owed to them by clubs in the lower leagues, they will not be as lenient with the much wealthier Premier League clubs.

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