The reason why Barcelona seek financial help from their players revealed following the suspension of the La Liga and the Champions League due to the outbreak of the coronavirus.
The board decided to meet the players to generated money internally to finance the club growing bills and reduce the impact of the outbreak of the pandemic on the club.
La Liga authorities and UEFA have ban football activities both in the domestic scene and in Europe as the La Liga and the Champions League and Europa League have been suspended in recent week.
Barcelona man a huge percentage of the revenue from the La Liga and the Champions League and the suspension of both have taken a toll on the La Liga Champions.
According to La Vanguardia, the club’s board will ask members of Quique Setien’s squad to help them out financially.
Barcelona’s budget of 61 million euros this season has been spent on new signings, while 507 million euros are being spent on player wages and 135 million on debt repayments.
La Liga has just 11 games to go with Barcelona on top of the summit and in the Champions League, Barcelona is on the verge of reaching the last eight after a 1-1 draw in Italy against Napoli.