Barcelona hit hard as La Liga slashes salary caps

Barcelona’s salary cap for this season has been cut by almost 300 million euros according to La Liga’s list of spending limits for Spanish clubs, announced on Tuesday.

The coronavirus pandemic has had huge economic effects on Spain’s top-flight teams, with Barca among those worst affected.

Their wage cap for the 2020-21 season will be 382.7 million euros, down from 671.4 million euros last term, when they had the highest limit in La Liga.

Real Madrid will have the biggest budget this season although theirs has also been reduced from 641 million euros to 468.5 million euros.

Atletico Madrid has seen a decrease of 131.8 million euros to 252.7 million euros, which leaves Atl…

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