EPL stars in firing line over taking pay cut

Dawn | Apr 4, 2020 at 6:11 AM
  • The English Premier League’s highly-paid players have become an unwilling target amid the financial crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Talks are ongoing between the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA), Premier League and English Football League (EFL) with the players’ union accepting they must “share the financial burden of the Covid-19 outbreak”.
  • The average salary for a Premier League player is three million pounds a year.