Gareth Bale offers £1m to battle coronavirus

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Gareth Bale will hand over nearly £1m to support the battle against coronavirus in Wales and Spain. The Real Madrid forward and his better half Emma have made a £500,000 gift to assist NHS with staffing battling the emergency in Cardiff and will line that up with a further €500,000 for the wellbeing administration in Madrid, where he and his family have been on lockdown since 14 March.

Bundle made the gift to the Cardiff and Vale Health University wellbeing board and discharged a video expressing gratitude toward NHS staff for their work in the midst of the emergency. The cause, which is connected to the emergency clinic where he was conceived, takes care of expenses for staff and patients not accommodated by NHS subsidizing. The 30-year old, who lives toward the west of Madrid, is organizing a comparative installment to be made in Spain. 

"I simply needed to make this video to thank everyone in the NHS for all their difficult work and penance during this Covid-19 emergency," Bale said in a message discharged by the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board. 

"The University Hospital in Wales holds an extraordinary spot in my heart. It is the place I was conceived and it's offered incredible help to my companions, my family and the more extensive network. So me and my family might want to show our help. Keep doing awesome. You're working admirably and much thanks." 

The CEO at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, Len Richards, stated: "It's so encouraging to hear they have decided to give something back to their neighborhood emergency clinic to state thank you for the administrations both them, their loved ones have gotten and to perceive all the difficult work the staff and all at our medical clinics are doing at this extremely troublesome time. 

"Motions like this are demonstration of the awesome work that our clinical and bolster associates complete each day."

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