Players told ‘most’ Romanian clubs can’t pay wages
Football players around the world have been warned against
moving to Romania because most clubs there struggle to pay
International players’ union FIFPro has issued advice that ”the
majority” of clubs in Romania’s top three divisions are in
FIFPro is warning that Romanian clubs look abroad for players
”who are ignorant of this situation.”
It says players risk ”sign(ing) a contract with a bankrupt club
or a club that soon will no longer be able to pay.”
FIFPro says its member union in Romania can advise agents which
clubs are financially sound.
A total of 148 foreigners, including 28 Brazilians, have
contracts with Romania’s 18 top-tier teams this season, according
to a Neuchatel University study in Switzerland.