There has come new blood in the distressed handball club KIF Kolding's board of directors.
At an extraordinary general meeting on Friday afternoon the resignation of the now former board of directors, while a new one was inserted.
the Board's departure was announced recently. The reason is the club's ill tilredte economy, as the now former board of directors has not found the possible to save.
The new board will now have to find about six million dollars before the start of next season, if KIF Kolding is to survive.
It tells the now former chairman of the board Brian Stein to JydskeVestkysten after Friday's general meeting.
the Facts are that if we do not succeed with it here, and if the new board does not get a foothold, then it closes the KIF, and it's going to happen within a short time, " says Brian Stein to the newspaper.
According to him, the new board members, not investors in the club. They come not with new money.
the Helm came in the middle of may out, that it was KIF-the board of directors believes that, because of coronakrisen within ligastart would not be able to obtain the economic sponsormidler, to drive the club in the first half of the upcoming season.
One of the main reasons for the board's desire to go by was the failed wage negotiations with the spillertruppen about a salary cut from 1. July and a half years.
the Players declared themselves willing to go down in salary, but not as much as the club felt it necessary.
According to the players ' trade union, Handball Player Association, suggested to the club that the players would have to waive the 40 percent of the salary.
the Union accused at the same time the helm to use coronakrisen to cover over an already damaged economy.
KIF Kolding is among the most successful clubs in Danish handball and has the record for most championships. 14 of them are it has to. The latest in 2015.
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