Messi makes a donation of €1 million Mar 26, 2020 0 260 12345 Barcelona: Football superstar Lionel Messi has donated 1 million euros (1.08 million dollars) to the fight against the coronavirus.Barcelona’s Hospital Clinic tweeted: “Leo Messi makes a donation to fight #Covid19 en el #CLINIC. Thanks for your commitment and support Leo.” The gift was widely reported in Spain to be divided between the Hospital Clinic and hospitals in his native Argentina.The money will help to buy equipment such as gloves, masks, and respirators.Pep Guardiola was also reported to have made a 1 million euros donation to the Medical College of Barcelona on Tuesday.Catalonia, the region of Spain where Messi lives and plays his football for Barcelona, has so far registered 9,937 cases of coronavirus and 516 deaths. (DPA) Pages 12 RELATED ARTICLES Qatar Olympic Committee supports postponement of Tokyo Olympics Mar 26, 2020 0 88 Tokyo begins Olympic task of reorganising the Games Mar 26, 2020 0 265 Federer gives $1mn to vulnerable Swiss in crisis Mar 26, 2020 0 53 Joshua in self-isolation after meeting Prince Charles AFP London World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua has placed himself in self-isolation following a meeting with coronavirus victim Prince Charles. Chales, the eldest son and heir to Britain’s Queen .. Spanish football federation offers clubs loans to pay bills Madrid: Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) president Luis Rubiales on Wednesday announced lines of credit for lower-level clubs in difficulty because of the coronavirus pandemic and repeated that he hoped the season .. Guardiola donates €1mn in Spain Madrid: Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola has donated one million euros ($1.08 million) to help buy medical supplies for the fight against the coronavirus pandemic in his native Spain. The former FC Barcelona boss ..