Cagliari president Cellino reveals three coaches still on wage bill

Cagliari president Massimo Cellino admits his wage bill is weighing them down.

Cagliari president Massimo Cellino admits his wage bill is weighing them down.

The patron is notorious for his itchy trigger-finger, as he fired Roberto Donadoni in mid-August, then sacked replacement Massimo Ficcadenti to bring in Davide Ballardini this week.

“I have three Coaches under contract: Donadoni, Ficcadenti and Ballardini,” he told Unione Sarda.

“Fortunately, over time I put some funds aside for a rainy day, so this is an expense Cagliari can sustain, albeit with difficulty.

“My decisions were necessary, though. In order to seek that step up in quality, I had to also improve the wages of my players.”

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