The Maximum Wage

Kevin De Bruyne earns about £280,000 a week

High earners should pay more tax, but this is bonkers:

And the example used perfectly illustrates the point. The Premier League paid £3.3bn in tax in 2017, 0.57% of total HMRC tax receipts.

The result: the best players leave, the league loses popularity and ‘income equality’ makes us all poorer.