Board member of the Munich “Bavaria” Oliver Kahn said that the players and the club expressed a willingness to give up 20% of the salary to help Bayern will cope with the crisis, which was caused by the pandemic coronavirus infection COVID-19.
“The Board, the Supervisory Board, the coaches and the team confirmed the desire to give up 20% of his salary, since today is solidarity more important than ever. Thus, they show: I don’t care what’s going on with my employer, with other employees. For us as leaders of the club priority is to support our employees. Many today are unsure. We’re always talking about Bayern as family,” said Kahn.
As of 14:00 of 3rd April Germany occupies fourth place in the world in the number infected with the coronavirus more than 85 thousand people. More than 1 thousand of the patients died.