Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho are the two top-rated rival coaches in the football world. But when the time comes for proving humanity, the two rivals have come to the same point. Yes, both Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho have stood beside the Corona infected people.
The rivalry between Mourinho and Guardiola is not new. Those who are aware of club football have got knowledge of their rivalry. Back in 2009, the Spanish manager Pep Guardiola’s unstoppable Barcelona was stopped by Jose Mourinho’s Inter Milan. That was the beginning. Later, the Portuguese manager moved to the Santiago Bernabeu. So, their rivalry just became stronger. So, the football world got the chance to witness their rivalry directly.
If we look at the last few years, these two top-rated managers in the football world talked against each other several times. Considering the football philosophy, they are also different. Pep Guardiola is very fond of attractive football just like Johan Cruyff. On the other hand, Jose Mourinho’s main target is the result of the game. But, the deadly Coronavirus has brought the two different coaches at the same point. Both of them have come to stand beside the Corona infected people.
To reduce the infection of the Coronavirus, in his own nation Spain, the Manchester City manager has donated one million Euros alone. In the last few days, the former Barcelona manager discussed with his lawyers how to use the amount properly for the Corona infected people.
Pep Guardiola has donated €1,000,000 (£918,000) to the Medical College of Barcelona and the Angel Soler Daniel Foundation to help fight against coronavirus in Spain. pic.twitter.com/0fXqf2CYmT
— Squawka News (@SquawkaNews) March 24, 2020
Later, the decision has come. To prevent Coronavirus, in the Barcelona Medical College and a foundation that is running a campaign, Guardiola’s amount will be donated there. In the areas in Spain where the deadly virus has attacked most, Guardiola’s Catalan state is one of them. To buy the mask, medical gown, and the other equipment, the amount of Guardiola will be spent.
José Mourinho delivered food and other essentials to the elderly and vulnerable so they didn’t have to leave their home and risk coronavirus infection. pic.twitter.com/JRaV4DdOqw
— PurelyFootball UK (@PurelyFootball) March 25, 2020
On the other hand, Jose Mourinho is the manager of the Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur. And in North London, he is working as a volunteer to help the aged people who are just locked in their homes. Just near Tottenham’s practice ground ‘Age UK’ and ‘Love Your Doorstep’ named two volunteer organizations are working to help the aged residents. The former Real Madrid coach is helping them right now. The organization ‘Love Your Doorstep’ has thanked the former Real Madrid manager for his support.