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# salary-cap - Thursday 14 May, 2020

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

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

Increased powers have been recommended by an independent review.

# salary-cap - Sunday 19 January, 2020

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

Saracens accept 'unprecedented' automatic relegation following salary cap breaches

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

# salary-cap - Monday 18 November, 2019

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

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

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

# salary-cap - Saturday 16 November, 2019

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

Sexton remains wary of under-strength Saracens

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

# salary-cap - Thursday 11 August, 2016

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

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

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

# salary-cap - Friday 23 October, 2015

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

McCafferty insists there were no salary cap breaches in the Premiership

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

# salary-cap - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

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

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

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

# salary-cap - Friday 19 December, 2014

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

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

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

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

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

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

# salary-cap - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

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

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

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

# salary-cap - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

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

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

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

# salary-cap - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

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

Bad news for Irish provinces as French Top14 raises salary cap

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

# salary-cap - Sunday 16 September, 2012

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

Reading captain McAnuff: We get paid too much money

“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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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