PFA release scathing statement after government urges Premier League stars to take pay cut

Health Secretary Matt Hancock became the latest high-profile figure to call on Premier League players on big money to take a pay cut.

Premier League players may be willing to pay wages of club staff, says PFA

Premier League players may be willing to pay the wages of their non-playing colleagues, if their clubs can show a genuine need for them to do so, the PFA has signalled

LaMelo Ball becomes co-owner of his former Australian NBL team

LaMelo Ball is off on another untraditional path. The potential No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft, who bypassed college and spent the past season playing in Australia’s NBL, has become a part-owner…

Tim Tebow’s quarantine workout is different — and still insane

Tim Tebow is definitely not skipping arm day, even with baseball halted midway through spring training. One thing professional athletes understand more than anyone is the importance of keeping thei…

Leon Rose, Knicks cheer on ‘heroes’ fighting coronavirus pandemic

The Knicks Twitter account sent out a short but inspiring video with a message from brass and players saluting New Yorkers and health care workers for staying strong during the coronavirus crisis t…

Coronavirus: Premier League players must take a pay cut - Matt Hancock

The "first thing" Premier League footballers can do is "take a pay cut and play their part" to help out during the coronavirus pandemic, says health secretary Matt Hancock.

Pay cut: Atletico Madrid to slash players' wages by 70% to keep all staff employed during coronaviru

La Liga giants Atletico Madrid have announced that they have cut players' wages by 70% in order to maintain the salaries of the club's lower-paid employees during the coronavirus crisis.

Zack Britton: How far players willing to go to restart baseball

According to Zack Britton, if MLB decides to start the season without fans inside ballparks due to the coronavirus pandemic that is okay with him and other players. As is the possibility of teams p…

Spanish league wants mini-camp, testing before resuming

The Spanish league is putting together a detailed plan to get teams ready for when the league restarts, recommending a mini-preseason and a large number of tests for players, their close relatives and club employees.

Premier League clubs pushing for fixed date for season to return

The Independent has been told that figures at some clubs now want more clarity on when they return, both due to financial pressures and so football staff can start physically preparing players

Health secretary tells Premier League players to take pay cuts

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has told Premier League footballs to take a look at the NHS staff members who have sacrificed their lives in order to fight the coronavirus pandemic, and called on them to “play their part” and take a pay cut to look after others who are less fortunate. Speaking at Downing Street’s daily coronavirus briefing, Hancock s

Chelsea team up with domestic abuse charity to help during coronavirus pandemic

To support Refuge, Chelsea women’s manager Emma Hayes, with players from the women’s and men’s team, have taken part in a digital campaign and the Blues will match all donations received in the next six weeks