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VfB thinks about salary waiver and defends car credit

Football Bundesliga VfB Stuttgart deals with a possible further salary ban for the professionals.

“The players know that it can be a topic again. We are aware that it may be up to us again to talk to the players,”said CEO Thomas Hitzlsperger.

“We are discussing what a good model can look like for us.”What size and at what point is a salary ban necessary are questions, The Coronavirus crisis also poses financial problems for the VfB. The former national player said that the budget was “well ten percent” lower than originally planned.

Hitzlsperger defended that the VfB had requested a car loan as a Corona aid. The reason for the request is not only the licensing team.

“We are responsible for all employees who work here,” said the 38-year-old, “There is no information yet as to whether this is approved or rejected.” According to the “Stuttgart Newspaper” and “Stuttgart News” it is supposed to be a loan in Amount of ten to 15 million euro go.