Look for new jobs: Akinfenwa’s Wycombe tells furloughed staff

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first_img Action from Wycombe Wanderers versus Rochdale which ended 2 – 1 in favour of Wycombe “It is apparent that the club’s losses as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak may exceed £2.5m. If we are required to play games behind closed doors, whether to try to complete the season or in play-offs, these costs will go up. “Going forward, these furloughed employees will receive 80 per cent of their salary with a maximum payment of £2,500 per month. We are also recommending that they begin the search for alternative employment once furlough ends.” Read FIFA 20: Mexican brothers cover 5,500-mile to watch Akinfenwa Wycombe’s fate on the pitch this season remains up in the air as League One clubs have still yet to vote on whether to end the season, with a decision not likely to come for another week. Akinfenwa who got a fresh one year contract in June 2019 has scored 46 goals in 152 appearances for Wycombe since 2016. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Loading… Effect of the Covid-19 pandemic continues to dig deep into more clubs as league one side Wycombe has told its non-playing staff to look for new jobs. Wycombe which has Nigeria born Adebayo Akinfenwa in their striking force revealed they are close to losing £2.5m no thanks to the Pandemic. The development has also cut short defender Jason McCarthy’s loan spell from Millwall as the club can no longer afford to pay. At the start of the year before the pandemic hit, Wycombe were sitting top of the league and were mounting a serious push to the Championship – a league they have not reached in their entire 133-year existence – but their form tailed off and they dropped to eighth when the league froze in March. Chairman Rob Couhig, who bought the club in October 2019, said on the team’s official website: “The club has essentially been without revenue since the beginning of March. Our loss of revenue even with the utilisation of the furlough plan has exceeded £1m through the end of May.Advertisement Promoted ContentSuperhero Castings That People Hated But Were AmazingBoys Deserve More Than Action-Hero Role ModelsA Soviet Shot Put Thrower’s Record Hasn’t Been Beaten To This DayThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read MoreWho Earns More Than Ronaldo?World’s Most Delicious FoodsTop 7 Best Car Manufacturers Of All TimeThe Most Exciting Cities In The World To VisitWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?6 Incredibly Strange Facts About Hurricanes2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This YearBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For Themlast_img read more

Lyon, Nice to flag off Dubai is Open campaign Saturday

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first_img Loading… The ‘Dubai Is Open’ message it is further revealed, will also be visible on digital signboards across Emirates’ other football sponsorships in Europe, including Real Madrid and Arsenal. On July 1, Emirates became the official main sponsors of OL. The official 2020-2021 home jerseys featuring Emirates’ ‘Fly Better’ logo will be revealed ahead of the new season. Emirates has already resumed flights for passengers to over 50 cities, and has announced that it will deploy its flagship A380 aircraft to Paris starting from July 15. The Lyon versus Nice friendly will be played at 6.30pm local time (8.30pm UAE) Recall that the French league was brought to an abrupt end late April with more than a quarter of the matches unplayed no thanks to the coronavirus with PSG emerging champions. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 After close  to three months of sports and business limbo following the Coronavirus pandemic, the City of Dubai has announced a return to full business effective July 7. To flag off the campaign ligue 1 sides Lyon and Nice will on Saturday clash in a friendly at lyon’s Groupama Stadium. It will be Lyon’s first match under its new Emirates sponsorship contract and the players will be expected to wear a special one-off jersey with the words ‘Dubai Is Open’ across the front. According to Shaikh Ahmad Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline and Group, the bespoke jerseys were created to help raise awareness that Dubai has reopened for tourism. The move comes on the back of the Dubai Government’s recent announcement that welcomes business and leisure visitors to the city. Lyon to wear one-off Dubai is open jersey in a friendly against Nice SaturdayAdvertisement Promoted ContentWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?Best & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever Made11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table Top6 Best Movie Cars You Could Own But Probably Can’t Afford5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksBest Car Manufacturers In The World7 Of The Wealthiest Universities In The World9 Talented Actors Who Are Only Associated With One RoleWho’s The Best Car Manufacturer Of All Time?Birds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemWho Earns More Than Ronaldo?last_img read more

Football INDEX unveiled as main sponsor of Bristol Rovers FC

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first_imgShare StumbleUpon Share EFL announces that all non-Sky Sports fixtures will be available to stream August 27, 2020 Related Articles QPR names Football Index as new shirt sponsor August 21, 2020 Football Index selects beBettor to lead customer affordability demands July 30, 2020 Submit League 1 football club, Bristol Rovers has revealed a record deal for the club, unveiling Football INDEX as its new front of shirt sponsor for the 18/19 season.The world’s first football stockmarket provides users with an exciting alternative to traditional betting markets where traders can buy and sell shares in professional footballers with real money.Football INDEX Founder and CEO Adam Cole commented on the new partnership: “We are delighted to further strengthen our position as part of the fabric of English football and look forward to a successful season in partnership with Bristol Rovers.“The sponsorship will showcase our brand-new logo which will be rolled out across our website and media channels over the next few weeks.” Tom Gorringe, Commercial Director of Bristol Rovers F.C added: “This is a landmark deal for the club, with the front of shirt sponsorship sold for the first time in a decade. “Football INDEX is an innovative concept and so it is great kudos for the club to be aligning ourselves with such a progressive brand. We’d like to thank the team at Football INDEX for opting to showcase their new brand on our first team kits for the 18/19 season.”As part of the partnership, the Football INDEX logo will be on the front of all first team and adult replica home and away shirts for the upcoming season.last_img read more