Celta Vigo players and Staff Accord Salary Reduction
Celta Vigo did reach an agreement on Salary Reduction with members of the coaching staff and players of the first team and the reserves, which the entity chaired by Carlos Mouriño considered “necessary” after the cessation of activity motivated by the declaration of the State of Alarm in Spain to stop the COVID-19.
“RC Celta, trying to act with the utmost coherence and responsibility , takes an important step to face with the greatest possible guarantees the assumption that the League competition cannot be resumed” Celta Vigo emphasized in its statement, which will also apply this reduction to other employees who exceed a financial amount that they did not want to disclose.
The club also thanked its main sponsors – Abanca, Hijos de Rivera (Estrella Galicia and Cabreiroá) and Adidas – for their “understanding, willingness and commitment” in the current situation.
Celta’s “great challenge” at the moment is “to help and contribute ” to curb the epidemic, that is why it has launched different initiatives aimed at collaborating with society in this “hard fight” against the coronavirus pandemic.
Celta Vigo is the the second club to announce Salary reduction in la liga ,few days after Real Madrid made a public announcement of salary reduction of players and Staff.