Welsh star Gareth Bale, a Real Madrid player, donated half a million pounds to a hospital where he was born in Cardiff, to help fight the emerging corona virus.
According to Agence France-Presse, Bill announced his donation through a video posted on his official Twitter account, where he said: “I wanted to record this video to thank everyone in the National Health Authority for their hard work and sacrifice during the Covid-19 virus crisis.”
He continued, “The University Hospital of Wales occupies a special place in my heart, in which I was born and has provided great support to my friends, family and society as a whole. My family and I would like to support, keep up the good work, do a great job and thank you very much. ”
With this, Bill joins a long list of football and sports stars in general, who have made huge contributions to the medical sector in order to contribute to the fight against the emerging corona virus, led by Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Sergio Ramos and Marcus Rashford and others.
It is noteworthy that the new Corona virus has resulted, today, Wednesday, 624 people in Wales out of more than 8 thousand cases.