Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi donate to hospitals to fight coronavirus

  • Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi donate to hospitals to fight coronavirus

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi donate to hospitals to fight coronavirus

Former Arsenal midfielder Alexander Hleb, has urged Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi and Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, to continue their football careers in the Belarus league due to the coronavirus outbreak in Europe.

Spain is the second worst-affected European nation with nearly 40,000 people diagnosed with the virus, including over 2,800 deaths.

"Leo Messi makes a donation for the fight against # Covid19 at the # CLÍNIC".

"Thank you very much Leo, for your commitment and your support", the hospital said.

The Barcelona clinic confirmed on Tuesday that it had received a donation from Argentina, which will go both to the treatment of infected patients and to the search for COVID-19. "They wanted to improve the living conditions of their compatriots".

He added: "In Belarus, it is like no one cares".

In Porto, Santo Antonio hospital will have a ward equipped with 15 intensive care beds, ventilators and monitors, Reuters reported.

Guardiola, who managed Lionel Messi at Barcelona in a highly successful period and also played for the club, made his donation to a campaign initiative launched by the Angel Soler Daniel Foundation and Medical College of Barcelona.

"We should not neglect Zico and alsoRonaldinho People constantly speak about European gamers like (Franz) Beckenbauer and also (Johan) Cruyff".

"The donation campaign aims to collect medical materials and financial contributions from collegiate doctors and the general population, for the purchase of medical equipment and equipment that is now lacking in health centres in Catalonia", said a statement from the College.

The sum is in addition to the €400,000 ($433,000) three-year partnership PSG renewed with the SPF earlier this month.