Coronavirus is now covering the whole world. Already, the virus has been found in more than 170 countries according to the last update. It affects everyone everything in the world. All the sporting events have been postponed due to the Coronavirus. Spain is not so behind. After Italy, Spain is the most infected area by the deadly Coronavirus. And every day, many peoples are dying there. So, around the world, rich people are helping the hospital sectors to support the people in a worse situation. Barcelona star Lionel Messi is not so behind than them. Reportedly, the Barca star Lionel Messi has donated 1 million Euros.
Yes, the Argentine national football team forward has donated for the doctors and for making the antidote of the Coronavirus. To fight against the deadly Coronvirus disease COVID-19, the rich peoples are from the world are making their help throughout different ways. So, footballers have come forward right now. After the German footballers, Messi has also written his name into the list. In Barcelona, he has donated in a hospital for the general people 1 million Euro reportedly. The different newspapers stated that in the hospital, they used to give treatment to the Corona infected people. At the same time, they are working to find out the antidote of the deadly disease.
Lionel Messi has donated €1 million in the fight against the coronavirus.
Messi’s donation will be split between two medical centres: Hospital Clinic in Barcelona and another in his native Rosario, Argentina. pic.twitter.com/4hkMy0gz2K
— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) March 24, 2020
The hospital authorities have confirmed the news through their official Twitter page. The Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo has leaked the amount of Messi’s donation. In the ‘Hospital Clinic’ Twitter page, they stated that Lionel Messi has donated for fighting against the COVID-19 virus. For keeping his word and for his support, the hospital also thanked the Argentine forward. The newspaper revealed that the six times Ballon d’Or winner has also donated to a medical center in Argentina.
Lionel Messi is helping a Barcelona hospital during the coronavirus pandemic pic.twitter.com/myPOpUDJac
— B/R Football (@brfootball) March 24, 2020
Through the statement of the hospital, they added that they need help from everyone. From all the workers in the hospital, they are thanking. In Spain, the deadly Coronavirus is spreading. At the same time, the increasing of infected people is also increasing every day. More than 40 thousand peoples have been already infected by the COVID-19 there already. And more than 3 thousand peoples have died there. To play the Champions League match, Barcelona visited Napoli earlier. Messi’s clubmate Ivan Rakitic understood the situation back then, he added into this in a Barcelona TV.