To fight against the coronavirus, which also affects Spain hard, Pep Guardiola and Lionel Messi have respectively donated one million euros to the Angel Soler Daniel foundation, which aims to finance medical and health equipment, and at Clininc Hospital in Barcelona.
With nearly 2,700 deaths, Spain is the second European country most affected by coronavirus. While Catalonia concentrates the largest number of cases, Pep Guardiola, the emblematic former coach of Barca, on the bench of Manchester City since the summer of 2016, donated one million euros to the foundation Angel Soler Daniel, who aims to finance medical and sanitary equipment.
One million euros is also the sum of money that the Barcelona Clinical Hospital has just recovered for the fight against the coronavirus. This donation comes directly from Lionel Messi, the sixfold Ballon d’Or and living legend in Catalonia. “Thank you very much Leo for your commitment and support“, Tweeted the Catalan hospital on Tuesday evening.