The leading European football championships have been suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic.
"The fundraising campaign led by the Official College of Doctors of Barcelona and managed through the Foundation, is aimed at obtaining cash donations from doctors who are members of the college and the general population to buy health equipment which is now lacking in hospitals in Catalonia", the Foundation concluded their statement, as reported by Sky Sports.More news: Doubles Storage Supports Child Mode And Screen Time
Expressing their gratitude for his donation in a tweet, the hospital wrote: "Thank you Leo, for your support and commitment". The hospital also confirmed receiving the money on their official Twitter page. In a hospital in Lisbon, there would be twenty of the beds are getting, and another in Porto's fifteen. Those two units can cater for up to 20 patients at one time and will be named after Ronaldo and Mendes, the hospital told CNN Sport.
"It's not my mistake, but I believe I was better than every one of them".
Some of the biggest names in football, were on Tuesday announced that they have large sums to donate to the fight against corona.More news: Bob Levinson's Family Says US Concludes He Died in Iran
COVID-19 has caused havoc across the globe and subsequently brought the sporting world to a standstill, with more than 418,000 confirmed cases.
He donated money to a charity fund that purchases medical equipment for hospitals.
In response to the novel coronavirus outbreak in France, Paris Saint-Germain has donated €100,000 ($108,000) to the Secours Populaire Francais, an organization dedicated to fighting poverty.More news: Two billion in lockdown as PM puts new restrictions in place