The Primera Division club FC Barcelona and is going to a reduction in working hours for all employees to apply for. The club announced after a meeting of the board of directors of the economic impact of the coronacrisis was discussed.

“Those requests are to be submitted as soon as the club and all matters relating to this action and the effects it can have and has dealt with both the athletic and non-athletic individuals”, says the Spanish club in a statement. “It comes down to a reduction in working hours, necessitated by the circumstances, the security measures, and a reduction in the compensation provided for in the contract.”

According to Spanish media, the players of FC Barcelona earlier in the week, the schedule of the president, Josep Maria Bartomeu, for a salary reduction, will be rejected. Bartomeu was to have said that he will be the reduction in working hours if necessary, without agree, and wanted to post.