Grau confirms that the ERTE that the club will carry out encompasses all levels of the club: “Apart from all the sports groups, it also affects employees, the Fundació and the BLM (Barça merchandising licenses)”.The executive describes as “good news” the final agreement that was closed this Monday with the staff of the first soccer team, while assuming that rumor mill advances events many times, “we know that the news sometimes circulates faster than we would like. “Barça concludes its statement by thanking “the willingness of the club employees to contribute to the economic sustainability of the club” while appreciating the effort of those who “continue to work so that Barça does not stop”. After the carousel of statements by President Josep Maria Bartomeu both in the press and on the radio, FC Barcelona sent this Tuesday morning a second statement to its employees, announcing that the ERTE is pushing ahead with all its consequences, but that they will have “ the help of a generous salary supplement ”in order to guarantee“ the well-being and economic security of all those affected ”.The statement, which is signed by the executive director, Oscar Grau, recalls that “the club will be able to carry out this complement thanks to the contribution of the first team footballers and other professional athletes who have joined the initiative of this reduction” .
Nyali golf club in MombasaEight countries will take part in the inaugural Africa Region Four Golf Challenge Cup, which will be hosted in Mombasa on Saturday and Sunday.Kenya, which is keen to market itself as bets sports tourism destination, will be hosting the tournament which brings together over 200 golfers in the coastal city of Mombasa.The eight countries taking part in the Golf Challenge include host Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Ethiopia, Seychelles and DR Congo.Kenya’s coach Ali Kimani said his team was strong and will host firm against the challenge of her neighbors eyeing back-to-back victory.“The players are more than ready after the practice round. They have played here before and they know the course very well. We are going for nothing short of a victory,” said Kimani on Saturday.The veteran coach has had successful spells with the Kenyan team and was in charge when the country emerged victorious at the Africa Zone Six Championship in Botswana.Each team apart from DR Congo, which sent two, will be represented by a team of four players.Meanwhile, Kenya Golf Union is hopeful its premier competition – the Kenya Open Golf Championship may soon be promoted from its current status as part of the European Tour’s Challenge to a full European Tour event.The Kenya Open is the only survivor of the Safari circuit of the 70s and 80s. The others died along the way including the Uganda, Zambia and Tanzania legs.South Africa created the Sunshine Tour, which now has one played in Nairobi at the Karen Golf Club and also hosts two events on the European Tour. The Morocco Golf Open is also on the European Tour.Comments