English Premier League footballers should 'take pay cut': UK govt

2020-04-02 22:11

The British government said English Premier League footballers should take a pay cut, amid outrage at clubs using a furlough scheme for non-playing staff.

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Man United remain keen on Harry Kane

2020-04-02 12:39

Manchester United are expected to continue their pursuit of Tottenham striker Harry Kane despite the remote possibility of actually doing a deal.

 
 
English Premiership

Premier League clubs threatened with extra tax on players' wages

2020-04-02 18:03

Premier League clubs that use government money for the salaries of non-playing staff, while continuing to pay players their full wage could be hit by a new tax.

 
English Premiership

Donations show 'togetherness' against virus, says Rashford

2020-04-02 12:49

The public response in donating to charity to help feed deprived children after an appeal by Marcus Rashford has impressed the Manchester United forward.

 
 
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Spurs' Son set for military training during virus shutdown: report

2020-04-02 11:28

Tottenham Hotspur's South Korean striker Son Heung-min will report to a marines boot camp later this month to fulfil military service duties.

 
English Premiership

Walker: 'You have to think of others'

2020-04-02 09:26

Kyle Walker is finding the coronavirus lockdown tough but the Manchester City right-back knows this is the time to "bite the bullet" and think of others.

 
 
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FIFPRO want safeguards in place for returning players

2020-04-01 15:16

Safeguards must be put in place to manage player workload in what will inevitably be a condensed 2020/21 season, a senior figure at the world players' union FIFPRO has said.

 
English Premiership

Coronavirus lockdown convinces De Bruyne to extend his career

2020-04-01 13:35

Manchester City playmaker Kevin de Bruyne has revealed that he aims to extend his career by two seasons due to the coronavirus lockdown.

 
 
English Premiership

Liverpool eyeing PSG left-back Layvin Kurzawa

2020-04-01 09:31

Liverpool are reportedly weighing up a move for Paris Saint-Germain defender Layvin Kurzawa when the transfer window eventually reopens.

 
English Premiership

Premier League legend says players must take pay cuts

2020-04-02 10:22

Harry Redknapp says it doesn't make sense for a club like Tottenham to furlough non-playing staff while players get their full salaries.

 
 
 
 
English Premiership

Matic: McTominay could become a United legend

2020-04-01 12:07

Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic believes up-and-coming Reds ace Scott McTominay has the potential to develop into a club legend.

 
 
English Premiership

United consider De Ligt move, possible Pogba exit

2020-04-01 08:58

Manchester United are reportedly weighing up a move for Dutch centre-back Matthijs de Ligt, who has endured a tough season at Juventus.

 
English Premiership

Cherries boss Eddie Howe takes voluntary pay cut

2020-04-02 09:52

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has become the first Premier League boss to take a voluntary pay cut during the coronavirus pandemic.

 
 
English Premiership

Premier League accused of 'moral vacuum' as clubs cut staff wages

2020-04-01 16:08

Premier League clubs have been accused of living in a "moral vacuum", with players urged to take their share of the financial hit from the coronavirus.

 
 
English Premiership

Ceballos wants regular starts wherever he plays next season

2020-04-01 11:32

Arsenal loanee Dani Ceballos has revealed that he wants to be considered an important player at his new club as he aims to move on in the off-season.

 
 
English Premiership

Four Premier League clubs in favour of season cancellation

2020-04-01 07:56

Four unnamed Premier League clubs, currently sitting in the bottom half of the table, are in favour of seeing the season voided, according to a report.

 
 

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