Arsenal axe ten scouts amid financial crisis from club’s academy who found Saka, Maitland-Niles and Nelson – The Sun

Arsenal axe ten scouts amid financial crisis from club’s academy who found Saka, Maitland-Niles and Nelson – The Sun

May 29, 2020

ARSENAL have axed up to tens scouts to combat the financial impact of coronavirus, according to reports.

Those at risk include members of staff who helped discover current first-team talent like Bukayo Saka, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Reiss Nelson.

The academy staff – whose contracts expire at the end of June – were notified of the news via email, according to the Mail.

Other members of Gunners staff are also said to fear losing their jobs – especially those employed on a similar contract basis.

The report highlights the financial issues facing clubs amid the football blackout imposed by coronavirus.

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