- Barcelona star Luis Suarez insisted the players were first to want a pay cut due to Corona Virus.
Modified 03 Apr 2020, 06:38 IST
Luis Suarez defended Barcelona players and stated they were the first who wished to attain an agreement over a pay cut.
Barcelona players agreed to a 70 per cent pay cut earlier this week amid the Corona Virus pandemic.
In a press release confirming the transfer on Monday, Barcelona star Lionel Messi took intention at senior figures on the membership for placing players underneath strain over one thing they at all times knew they might do.
Suarez stated players were damage by experiences they were unwilling to settle for a wage discount.
“Quite a lot of hurtful issues have been stated concerning the squad’s wage cuts,” the ahead informed Sport 890 on Thursday.
“People have stated that the players did not want to settle for them, then it was stated that players from different areas of the membership had reached an agreement, when the truth is that we were ready to attempt to discover the very best answer for the membership.”
— Luis Suarez (@LuisSuarez9) March 25, 2020
Suarez added: “It hurts when folks say issues like that as a result of we were at all times the first people who wished to attain an agreement, as we all know what the membership’s state of affairs is.
“No participant within the squad refused a wage cut. A mutual agreement was reached between the players and the membership. The captains spoke to the president and no person refused it.”
More than 52,900 folks have died from Corona Virus worldwide, with the demise toll exceeding 10,300 in Spain.
Published 03 Apr 2020, 06:38 IST
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