EXCLUSIVE-Soccer-Player contracts should be extended due to coronavirus - FIFA internal document

By Simon Evans

By Simon Evans

MANCHESTER, England, March 26 (Reuters) - Current contracts for players and coaches should be extended until the end of the delayed domestic soccer seasons, according to an internal FIFA document presented to its Coronavirus Working Group.

The confidential document, seen by Reuters, also recommends allowing transfer windows to be changed in accordance with new season dates and urges clubs and players to work together to find solutions to salary payments during stoppages. (Editing by Toby Davis)