A-League salaries should be cut: report

December 1, 2011
By Guy Hand
The A-League players' union has rejected calls for pay cuts contained within a federal government report into soccer.

The Smith Report into football released on Thursday says the A-League salary cap should be reduced and the competition "must live and grow within its means".

It also gives a tick to Australia's failed 2022 World Cup bid process, and recommends Football Federation Australia maintain overall control of the A-League.

But among the report's 11 recommendations ...

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