Ronaldo and Messi donates €1m each to Hospitals, to tackles Coronavirus


As the world continues to tackle the coronavirus outbreak, the best footballers in the world; Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have donated € 1million each to different hospitals.

Mundo Deportivo states that, Messi made the donation to Hospital Clinic, a public hospital in Barcelona, Spain.

The hospital also confirmed receiving the money on their official Twitter page.

Messi’s Ex- Barcelona boss, Pep Guardiola, also donated €1m towards the purchase and production of medical supplies and equipment with another Barcelona-based campaign.

Ronaldo and his agent Jorge Mendes have donated €1million, to help three intensive care units in Portugal in their fight against COVID-19.

Their donation will go towards buying crucial equipment for ICUs at Lisbon’s Santa Maria Hospital and the Santo Antonio hospital in Porto.