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Liverpool reverses plan to furlough staff after backlash

1 month ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

Apologizing to its own fans, Liverpool on Monday reversed a decision to apply its furloughed non-playing staff for the British government's job retention scheme during the coronavirus pandemic.
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John Henry's Liverpool FC apologizes, reverses direction after attempt to furlough staff

John Henry's Liverpool FC apologizes, reverses direction after attempt to furlough staff

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

After spending the weekend taking fire from some of the club's best players, among other national figures, Liverpool Football Club has reversed its decision to furlough some staff, which would've relied on the British government to pay most of their wages.
Liverpool, owned by Red Sox principal owner John Henry, announced the change on Monday in a letter to fans write by chief executive officer Peter Moore and posted on the team website.
“We believe we came to the wrong conclusion last week to announce that we intended to apply to the Coronavirus Retention Scheme and furlough staff due to...
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Liverpool Reverse Decision To Use Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme In Letter To Supporters

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

In a letter to fans, CEO Peter Moore says the club will find alternative means to cover furlough costs.
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