Rich people with good hearts always seek to help others, rich footballers with golden hearts some charity acts too. Today we want to look at 5 most adorable things done by football players.
Didier Drogba: Great player, incredible human.
Ivory Coast had been in civil war for 3 yrs when they qualified for the 2006 World Cup. Here’s Drogba’s speech to the nation after the game which helped convince the government & New Forces to hold a ceasefire & restart peace talks. pic.twitter.com/JOfhTF5mGv
— Alex McGovern (@AlexMcGovern11) November 9, 2018
In 2006, Civil war had been ravaging Ivory Coast for 5 years, Drogba begged for a truce live on television! He wanted the country to get behind their team in the World Cup. Thanks to his efforts, the fighting was temporarily interrupted!
— Complex UK (@complex_uk) July 13, 2015
After Germany’s victory at the 2014 World Cup, Mesut Ozil decided to give away all the money that he earned during the tournament to vulnerable Brazilian children. He paid for medical bills and surgery. The total cost was $300,000.
🇮🇹 Edinson Cavani for Napoli:
🏟 Games: 138
⚽️ Goals: 104
🇫🇷 Edinson Cavani for PSG:
🏟 Games: 245
⚽️ Goals: 170
🇺🇾 Edinson Cavani for Uruguay:
🏟 Games: 106
⚽️ Goals: 45
🔥 World Class. pic.twitter.com/Wn6auWFXMJ
— SPORF (@Sporf) June 30, 2018
When Cavani played for Napoli, a young homeless man from Ghana was living below him, Cavani took him under his wing they became friends and he ended up offering him a job as a butler.