Medeama SC goalkeeper Eric Ofori Antwi has insisted that he will not accept salary cut despite the lack of football activities in the country.

There have calls on local players to emulate the European stars as they take pay cut to help reduce the financial crisis for their various clubs amid Coronavirus storm.

The outbreak of the disease has caused for the suspension of football related activities as club owners and administrators begins to take drastic decisions.

It is uncertain whether the 2019/2020 league will continue or not due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

This has generated a heated argument in the country as to whether the salaries of local players must be slash or not.

But according to the former Asante Kotoko shot stopper, he has rejected that discussion reiterating that he will not accept the offer.

“It was proposed by the foreigners to negotiate with the players to slash their salaries amid this virus.

I will not accept pay cut because, what the foreign players received as salaries you can’t compare to that of Ghana” he concluded.


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