Chelsea players could take 10% wage cut as talks with club go on

Squad hope to take less than 30% suggested reduction Tino Anjorin in line to agree five-year deal with club Chelsea are in talks with their players over taking wage cuts as they look to cut costs in response to the coronavirus crisis. Frank Lampard’s players hope to accept a reduction lower than the 30% suggested by the Premier League and are understood to have told Chelsea’s board that they are happy to take a cut of around 10% to help save the club money while the season is suspended. A deal in that region could save Chelsea between £8m and £10m in wages. Continue reading...