the credit crunch strikes
Agent demands Arshavin wage boost to cover tax
June 9, 2009
By Soccernet staff
The Russia forward agreed a three-and-a-half-year contract when he signed from Zenit St Petersburg for £15m just four months ago. Next April the top rate of income tax will rise from 40% to 50% and agent Dennis Lachter wants the Gunners to alter the terms of Arshavin's deal to compensate his client.
"The British Government ...