Aston Villa players defer 25% of salaries for four months

Aston Villa’s first-team players, coaches and senior management will defer 25% of their salaries for four months to ease the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Non-playing staff will be retained and paid in full during the lockdown and the Premier League club will not make use of the government furlough scheme. “Our players and […]

Coronavirus: Aston Villa, Brighton & Fulham donate food to homeless

Premier League clubs Aston Villa and Brighton have donated hundreds of meals to local homeless charities after this weekend’s fixtures were postponed. Elite football in Britain was suspended on Friday until 3 April due to the spread of coronavirus. Food had already been prepared for supporter kiosks and hospitality lounges at games across the UK. […]