Samuel Kalu and Josh Maja have both been placed on partial unemployment by French Ligue 1 side Bordeaux on account of the Coronavirus Pandemic.
This means by law that Bordeaux can only pay the players 70% of what is due them until the Pandemic is sorted and the club are back in action.
Ligue 1 has been suspended due to the Coronavirus outbreak.
The players will not train together until further notice due to the public health challenge confronting the world.
Olympique Marseille and Lyon are among the other Ligue 1 clubs who have placed their players on partial unemployment.