NRL player pay cuts loom after staff and coaches stood down

  • Tiered approach to salary cuts could be applied
  • Coaches John Morris and Paul Green ordered to take leave

Fringe NRL players are at the forefront of a predicted percentage pay cut during the season’s suspension, chief executive Todd Greenberg says. Every club’s top-30 are expected to find out how much of a shave they will take when league officials and the players’ union finalise negotiations on Friday.

And while a percentage slice is likely to be applied, it is the lower-income earners on each club’s roster that is of most concern to the game’s stars. It is believed a tiered approach to salary cuts could be applied while the game remains in limbo due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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