27 Apr Championship: Bolton Wanderers v Brentford called off
Saturday’s Championship fixture involving was called off, the EFL has verified
Bolton Wanderers’ home game against Brentford was called off following their players refused to play protest at unpaid wages.
The distressed team”regrettably” affirmed less than 24 hours prior to the scheduled kick-off period which the Championship fixture wouldn’t be occurring on Saturday.
The EFL described the developments as”unsatisfactory” in an announcement on its own site, including that Bolton
Their participants had published a statement before on Friday they wouldn’t be satisfying the remaining two games in the season as a result of currencies – a conclusion that won the backing of the Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA).
Both the team and coaching team members have not been compensated for March and initial -team players allegedly denied to prepare for 48 hours this month in protest later club employees also went outstanding.
“This scenario is producing mounting mental, emotional and financial burdens for individuals through no real fault of their own,” the announcement from the players read. “The psychological pressure has influenced some folks to the extent they believe that they are not able to carry out their tasks satisfactorily.
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“These are unprecedented conditions and are impacting every part of our lives, putting great strain on ourselves and our families.”
Club Statement: Bolton Wanderers v Brentford
— Bolton Wanderers FC (@OfficialBWFC) April 26, 2019
Former Watford proprietor Laurence Bassini last week
Bolton’s relegation to League One has been confirmed a week with their 2-0 home defeat to Aston Villa.