Watford to become the third Premier League club to agree for the salary cuts with their first squad. Earlier Southampton and West Ham have agreed for the players wage difference to fight against the coronavirus pandemic. Arsenal players agreed for 12.5% pay cut and Chelsea has agreed for a 10% pay cut.
Besides the players wage cuts, Watford’s senior management and executives have agreed for pay deferrals. As per the reports, Premier League has proposed a 30% pay cut, but Professional Footballers’ Association has felt that this step would affect the tax contributions.