Gordon Taylor angry at comments from Health Secretary Matt Hancock over footballer wage cuts – Sky Sports, Skysports.com
PFA calls for proof that pay sacrifices will be used for good causes
By PA Media
Last Updated: / / 30 6: 65 am
Gordon Taylor did not agree with Matt Hancock’s comments
Gordon Taylor expressed his astonishment at Health Secretary Matt Hancock’s continued attacks on players as the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) chief executive called for clarity on club finances as pay cut talks rumble on.
Football has come under scrutiny as the coronavirus pandemic continues to escalate, with the Health Secretary quick to highlight the supposed lack of support being offered by well-remunerated players.
But while that fund edges closer to a launch, other matters remain up in the air. The Premier League suggested players take a (per cent wage cut or deferral, only for the PFA to issue a statement saying such a move could result in a £ m tax deficit.
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