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Contracts agreed

Good news 5 players out of contract have signed  a short term contract  until the 4th August , the 5,
Erwin  Mulder
Kyle Naughton
Mike Van De Hoorn
Wayne Routledge 
Nathan Dyer 


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  • As for next season, KN, WR and MVDH have been offered extensions on lower salaries, all three are thinking it over. I suppose they are waiting/hoping someone else comes in with a bigger budget.
    Trevor Birch won't hang about, he's made them a fair offer in line of where the club are these days, if they don't sign the club will look elsewhere.
    My personal thoughts, WR will sign, KN may go and MVDH will sign just to put himself back in the shop window and maybe gone by Christmas, also, if we were to get promoted then all bets are off.
  • @jollyboy Routledge already agreed to a lower salary last summer you pillock. 
    deekay
  • @jollyboy Routledge already agreed to a lower salary last summer you pillock. 
    Excuse me, if you can't be pleasant, perhaps its best not to say anything

    Yes, Routledge did agree to a 1 year contract at a lower salary last year but that contract is up, or will be up in August. He's been offered another contract which is more in keeping to our current situation
  • So you know exactly how much Routledge has been paid at different times since being with us?
  • I am assuming you have to pay agents to get rid of players contracts?
  • So you know exactly how much Routledge has been paid at different times since being with us?
    I don't but I know he took a deduction last season to stay on, he's a year older and will possibly play less games in 2020/21 so I would put in an educated guess that he'll be on less if he accepts a new 1 year deal. Plus our parachute payments will have dropped so there's less to go around.
  • Can anyone educate me about Agents fees and payments.
    I assume they receive a fee from a club when a player signs.Any other fees or percentage of the players wages are surely between the agent and his employer--- the player?
    I could forsee an agents fee from the club if he helped the club to shed an unwanted player.
    As we have made few signings this season where does this £5mil come from ?

  • Thanks Colin,that's quite a gravy train that agents have created for themselves
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  • I like the fact that they do a criminal record check to determine someones “good character and reputation” when we all know about the apparently shady (but probably just legal) goings ons in the world of football agents.
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