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# salary-cap - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

Leicester Tigers co-operating with Premiership investigation into image rights payments
# Salary Cap
From The42
# Salary Cap

Leicester Tigers co-operating with Premiership investigation into image rights payments

Dec 28th 2021, 12:23 PM 7,995 Views 0 Comments

The Tigers have met with representatives from the umbrella organisation for the Gallagher Premiership.

# salary-cap - Monday 14 September, 2020

Much-changed Saracens have 'a few plans up our sleeve' for Leinster
# Rematch
From The42
# Rematch

Much-changed Saracens have 'a few plans up our sleeve' for Leinster

Sep 14th 2020, 7:59 PM 29,133 Views 8 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men have a score to settle after last year’s Champions Cup final.

# salary-cap - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

'Something has to change' - Harlequins back salary cap reduction in Premiership
# Finances
From The42
# Finances

'Something has to change' - Harlequins back salary cap reduction in Premiership

Jun 9th 2020, 8:06 AM 5,145 Views 2 Comments

Reports in the UK suggest a deal has already been agreed.

# salary-cap - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Premiership clubs face prospect of being stripped of titles for salary cap breaches
# Papa Don't Breach
From The42
# Papa Don't Breach

Premiership clubs face prospect of being stripped of titles for salary cap breaches

May 14th 2020, 1:45 PM 8,277 Views 11 Comments

Increased powers have been recommended by an independent review.

# salary-cap - Sunday 19 January, 2020

Saracens accept 'unprecedented' automatic relegation following salary cap breaches
# Truly Sarrie
From The42
# Truly Sarrie

Saracens accept 'unprecedented' automatic relegation following salary cap breaches

Jan 19th 2020, 10:53 AM 11,290 Views 56 Comments

Sarries board want to restore confidence and rebuild trust after accepting punishment.

# salary-cap - Monday 18 November, 2019

'We have made mistakes': Saracens drop appeal, accept €6.4m fine and 35-point deduction
# Deadline Day
From The42
# Deadline Day

'We have made mistakes': Saracens drop appeal, accept €6.4m fine and 35-point deduction

Nov 18th 2019, 12:35 PM 19,332 Views 42 Comments

Defending Premiership champions must accept the penalties “with humility”, says chairman Nigel Wray.

# salary-cap - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Sexton remains wary of under-strength Saracens
# Champions Cup
From The42
# Champions Cup

Sexton remains wary of under-strength Saracens

Nov 16th 2019, 10:27 AM 9,915 Views 1 Comment

The reigning champions have moved Europe down their list of priorities, but they still have time and resources to make a statement.

# salary-cap - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

'Shocked and disappointed by heavy-handed sanctions' - Saracens to appeal 35-point deduction
# Salary Cap
From The42
# Salary Cap

'Shocked and disappointed by heavy-handed sanctions' - Saracens to appeal 35-point deduction

Nov 5th 2019, 12:46 PM 16,355 Views 44 Comments

The Premiership club have also been ordered to pay €6.2m, but insist they are not guilty of any wrongdoing.

Saracens docked 35 points and fined €6.2m for breaching salary cap
# Penalised
From The42
# Penalised

Saracens docked 35 points and fined €6.2m for breaching salary cap

Nov 5th 2019, 11:26 AM 51,071 Views 67 Comments

The European champions have been heavily sanctioned by Premiership Rugby.

# salary-cap - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Corbyn calls for a cap on wages over 'ridiculous' wages of footballers and CEOs
# Salary Cap
# Salary Cap

Corbyn calls for a cap on wages over 'ridiculous' wages of footballers and CEOs

Jan 10th 2017, 4:18 PM 15,676 Views 53 Comments

He also said that Labour wasn’t “wedded” to free movement post-Brexit.

# salary-cap - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Boudjellal's Toulon vow to contest fine for breaking Top 14 salary cap
# New Drama
From The42
# New Drama

Boudjellal's Toulon vow to contest fine for breaking Top 14 salary cap

Aug 11th 2016, 2:01 PM 5,921 Views 11 Comments

The RCT president reacted angrily to the decision against his club.

# salary-cap - Friday 23 October, 2015

McCafferty insists there were no salary cap breaches in the Premiership
# Hey Big Spender
From The42
# Hey Big Spender

McCafferty insists there were no salary cap breaches in the Premiership

Oct 23rd 2015, 7:00 AM 4,271 Views 7 Comments

The Premiership salary cap will rise and rise in the coming years.

# salary-cap - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Ireland's Andy Keogh is at the centre of salary-cap scandal in Australia
# Scandal
From The42
# Scandal

Ireland's Andy Keogh is at the centre of salary-cap scandal in Australia

Apr 14th 2015, 8:35 AM 9,369 Views 5 Comments

Perth Glory are alleged to have made cash payments to the player’s family

# salary-cap - Friday 19 December, 2014

Saracens call for £5.5m Premiership salary cap to be abolished
# Scrapthecap
From The42
# Scrapthecap

Saracens call for £5.5m Premiership salary cap to be abolished

Dec 19th 2014, 2:00 PM 3,257 Views 13 Comments

The English club’s chief executive feels the league needs to remove the restrictions in order to stay competitive.

# salary-cap - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Aviva Premiership teams can have two 'marquee' players exempt from the salary cap from next season
# Rich Get Richer
From The42
# Rich Get Richer

Aviva Premiership teams can have two 'marquee' players exempt from the salary cap from next season

Sep 17th 2014, 6:10 PM 4,900 Views 3 Comments

There were a number of salary cap changes made today that are advantageous to the Premiership teams.

# salary-cap - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

New £5 million salary cap for the 'most competitive league in world rugby'
# Money Talks
From The42
# Money Talks

New £5 million salary cap for the 'most competitive league in world rugby'

Jan 21st 2014, 12:51 PM 7,481 Views 22 Comments

Premiership Rugby has announced that their clubs will be operating under a boosted wage limit from 2014/15.

# salary-cap - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Kobe Bryant took a $19 million pay-cut to stay at the LA Lakers
# NBA
From The42
# NBA

Kobe Bryant took a $19 million pay-cut to stay at the LA Lakers

Nov 26th 2013, 3:33 PM 4,787 Views 5 Comments

Despite that, he will remain the NBA’s highest-paid player.

# salary-cap - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Bad news for Irish provinces as French Top14 raises salary cap
# Sacre Bleu
From The42
# Sacre Bleu

Bad news for Irish provinces as French Top14 raises salary cap

Apr 17th 2013, 6:26 PM 4,653 Views 6 Comments

There could be more international players following Jonathan Sexton in moving to the European mainland.

# salary-cap - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Reading captain McAnuff: We get paid too much money
# Premier League
From The42
# Premier League

Reading captain McAnuff: We get paid too much money

Sep 16th 2012, 12:13 PM 1,303 Views 3 Comments

“The most popular question I get from kids is ‘what car do you drive?’ What happened to them wanting to know what it was like to make your debut?”

# salary-cap - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Enda Kenny defends appointment of former advisor to €127,000 post
# Pay Row
# Pay Row

Enda Kenny defends appointment of former advisor to €127,000 post

Dec 6th 2011, 3:49 PM 3,022 Views 59 Comments

The Taoiseach personally intervened to ensure that his former advisor received a salary €35,000 higher than the current salary cap for advisors.

# salary-cap - Monday 5 December, 2011

Creighton 'understands concern' over pay rise for Taoiseach's former advisor
# Pay Row
# Pay Row

Creighton 'understands concern' over pay rise for Taoiseach's former advisor

Dec 5th 2011, 11:49 AM 2,313 Views 22 Comments

The Minister of State for European Affairs Lucinda Creighton said she doesn’t think the Taoiseach would have intervened if he did not see “a direct need for it”.

# salary-cap - Sunday 4 December, 2011

Taoiseach breaches pay cap to award former advisor €35k pay rise
# Salary Cap
# Salary Cap

Taoiseach breaches pay cap to award former advisor €35k pay rise

Dec 4th 2011, 3:30 PM 11,193 Views 185 Comments

The Taoiseach overruled both the Finance Minister and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform to grant his long-time former advisor a salary of €127,000, the Irish Mail on Sunday has revealed.

# salary-cap - Thursday 20 October, 2011

One in five ministerial advisers breaking new salary cap
# Pay Cap
# Pay Cap

One in five ministerial advisers breaking new salary cap

Oct 20th 2011, 11:38 AM 660 Views 22 Comments

Six of the government staff are paid more than €92,000 a year – the rate at which wages were officially capped in July.

# salary-cap - Sunday 25 September, 2011

AIB seeks to pay new CEO salary above €500,000 threshold
# AIB
# AIB

AIB seeks to pay new CEO salary above €500,000 threshold

Sep 25th 2011, 5:10 PM 1,473 Views 72 Comments

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has confirmed that the bank wants to pay a new CEO above the salary cap introduced by the last government.

# salary-cap - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

One hundred university staff still paid more than €200,000 wage cap
# University Pay
# University Pay

One hundred university staff still paid more than €200,000 wage cap

Sep 21st 2011, 12:42 PM 1,432 Views 7 Comments

Three top academics at Irish universities are each earning more than a quarter of a million euro a year.

# salary-cap - Thursday 18 August, 2011

View from New York: 'Designated players' aren't as silly as they sound
# Empire State
From The42
# Empire State

View from New York: 'Designated players' aren't as silly as they sound

Aug 18th 2011, 12:07 PM 182 Views 0 Comments

Robbie Keane’s transfer introduced us to the nuances of the MLS salary cap. John Riordan looks at how it might just be the best thing the league has ever done.

# salary-cap - Monday 15 August, 2011

Robbie races to complete Galaxy move as US transfer window slams shut
# Done Deal?
From The42
# Done Deal?

Robbie races to complete Galaxy move as US transfer window slams shut

Aug 15th 2011, 10:15 AM 462 Views 9 Comments

Are Robbie and Claudine heading for the west coast?

# salary-cap - Tuesday 7 December, 2010

President offers to take Budget 2011's biggest wage cut
# Budget11
# Budget11

President offers to take Budget 2011's biggest wage cut

Dec 7th 2010, 10:19 PM 1,787 Views 0 Comments

Mary McAleese volunteers to cap her public sector salary at €250,000 next year – that’s a drop of €75,000