Coronavirus: Messi thanked by hospital for donation

Lionel Messi has actually been thanked by a Barcelona hospital after making a donation to assist combat the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19 has actually triggered havoc around the world and consequently brought the sporting world to a dead stop, with more than 418,000 verified cases.

With sports mostly not able to continue, lots of clubs and leagues are making choices to secure their financial solvency, with lay-offs and wage reductions ending up being more typical.

However some prominent people are compromising their own money to assist the cause, with Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola verified to have actually contributed EUR1million to the Angel Soler Daniel Structure.

Leo Messi hace una donación para la lucha contra la #Covid19 en el #CLÍNIC. Muchas gracias Leo, por tu compromiso y tu apoyo. @idibaps #Covid19 #YoMeQuedoenCasa

— Hospital CLÍNIC (@hospitalclinic) March 24, 2020

Messi– a six-time Ballon d’Or winner– has actually made a contribution of his own to the Hospital Center of Barcelona.

A Tweet from the center on Tuesday read: “Leo Messi made a donation to eliminate versus COVID-19 in the center.

“Thank you very much, Leo, for your support and your commitment.”

Spain is the second worst-affected European country with nearly 40,000 individuals detected with the infection, consisting of over 2,800 deaths.


Written by Rohan Sanders

Lividly in love with football, enjoys a tease every now and then. Football is all I have ever known, probably all I will ever know, or want to know. "We all want to make a difference, this is me making mine."

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