Coronakrisens economic consequences are starting to hit the players in England. Their association will be clear.

The English football leagues is quiet, as a minimum, up to 30. april, and thus are a large part of the basis of their earnings away for the time being.

Tuesday was Birmingham City the first club in the second row in the England to ask the players about to go down in salary as a result of coronakrisen.

The English Spillerforening (PFA) is concerned, that it is only the first of several similar announcements in professional English football. Therefore, one has now summoned the heads of the top leagues for the emergency meeting.

– As with other industries, the current Covid-19-crisis huge impact on the sport, says a press release by the PFA.

– Several clubs have already approached the players with a view to waiving the pay.

– in Order to handle this situation, we have convened an urgent meeting with both the Premier League and the EFL (second row, The Championship) to talk about how we can solve the challenges.

In Birmingham to play the Danish defender Kristian Pedersen, who thereby are affected by the outlook in Birmingham.

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