It is skæbnedag in one of Denmark's most successful handball clubs, when KIF Kolding on Friday, holding an extraordinary general meeting.
the Board of directors and the director wants to withdraw due to financial problems, so on the agenda is the election of new leaders, but also a possible approval of the plans for the club's continued operation is in the game.
This was stated by outgoing president Brian Stein in an email to Ritzau.
- We are working on a share issue, which can form the basis for a solid bottom in two years, and we have a tentative plan for the next step in KIF, sounds from Brian Stein.
He does not want to give interviews about the case until after the general assembly.
In advance to have the board members indicated that they would like to continue as sponsors. And on Thursday wrote JydskeVestkysten, that the bail-out, according to the newspaper's information is based on the share sale for ten million dollars.
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, therefore, 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.