- Jan 17, 2015
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- Lincoln City
I'm not sure that's allowable, it's something Man City got pulled up for, albeit classed as image right payments, a few years back (under Mancini I think, who was also caught in it all by being paid as manager and a special adviser to a TV channel).Legally, what is stopping any footballer having a second job? Look at part timers - look at Damien Reeves. Taking x from Altrincham and 2x from the building site?
What is the problem with Joe Bloggs Ltd paying Wayne Rooney £76kpw for "admin work" alongside his footballing wages. (Not that I like it that is)
If we were still under the auspicies of the EU, you could argue restraint of trade rules.