This Monday, Spain now exceeds 85,000 cases of coronavirus and the 7,000 deaths.
The Board of Directors of FC Barcelona announced the reduction of more than 70% of the salaries of the soccer team –with stars such as Leo Messi, Luis Suarez and Gerard Pique-, “during the time that one’s prolonged state of alert because of the Covid-19”.
Here the statement:
— FC Barcelona (since 🏠) (@FCBarcelona_es) March 30, 2020
The front Leo Messi he stated that not only will the 70% of the salary, but also help for all employees charge to 100%.
But in addition, he criticized the policy: “never ceases to amaze us that from inside the club had who were put under the magnifying glass and tried to join pressure to do something that we we were always clear that we would do“.
Spain now exceeds 85,000 cases of coronavirus and the 7,000 deaths
This Monday, Spain has confirmed a total of 85.195 cases of coronavirus, which implies 6.398 over the Sunday, according to the latest figures published by the Ministry of Health.
In addition, there have already been over 7,000 deaths (7.340 deceased, 812 more than yesterday). Have been cured 16.780 people of coronavirus, a figure that increases in 2.071 with respect to yesterday while 5.231 patients have required at some time of admission in intensive care unit (ICU).