The Soccer Supporters’ Federation (FSF) has urged golf equipment to not contribute to a so-called “golden handshake” deal for outgoing Premier League government chairman Richard Scudamore.
Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck is reported to have instructed that prime division golf equipment ought to contribute £250,000 every to a farewell £5 million bonus for Scudamore.
The proposal has been condemned by a variety of fan teams, with Liverpool’s Spirit of Shankly describing it as “laughable,” whereas studies have instructed a variety of golf equipment are towards it.
And in an announcement, umbrella group the FSF urged golf equipment to not contribute to a fee to Scudamore, who’s leaving the Premier League after 19 years.
FSF assertion on Premier League golf equipment’ massively unpopular thought to present the PL’s outgoing CEO £5m. Simply do not do it – https://t.co/MbvmAVRXHt
— The FSF (@The_FSF) November 15, 2018
“Premier League golf equipment have at all times instructed fan teams that budgets are deliberate upfront and there is not a surplus of money mendacity round from their extraordinarily profitable TV deal,” the organisation stated in an announcement.
“Within the meantime, loyal soccer supporters proceed to be inconvenienced by fixture adjustments to suit TV schedules, usually shedding out on journey prices or struggling to get to and from video games within the first place.
“Now it seems golf equipment can stick their palms down the again of the couch and discover £250,000 at a second’s discover.
“Followers strongly oppose the ‘golden handshake,’ and we urge golf equipment to not decide which is massively unpopular with supporters.”