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Kylian Mbappe Donates World Cup Earnings To Charity

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Kylian Mbappe Donates World Cup Earnings To Charity

France youngster, Kylian Mbappe, is giving away his 2018 world cup earnings to charity.

The nineteen-year-old, according to Sports Illustrated, earned approximately $22,000 per game, with bonuses plus a title-winning bonus of around $350,000.

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The superstar will also get a cut of France’s thirty eight million prize money for the world cup victory.

Instead of lounging the money on himself, the Paris Saint-Germain star now plans to donate his winnings to a charity that provides sports activities to disabled and hospitalized children.

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Mbappe is an ambassador and huge supporter of the charity, pdc.  He became a partner last year.

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Real Madrid Remains Most Valuable Football Club In Europe

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Real Madrid Remains Most Valuable Football Club In Europe

The Football Clubs’ Valuation has on Thursday revealed that the Spanish football giants Real Madrid remains the most valuable club in Europe.

The fifth annual report ranks clubs based on their “enterprise value”, a metric created by analyzing profitability, popularity, sporting potential, TV rights and stadium ownership to January 1, 2020.

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In the report by accountancy firm KPMG published, Manchester United is second despite its on-pitch struggles in the Premier League while Barcelona and Bayern Munich got the third and fourth position respectively.

According to Al jazeera report, Andrea Sartori, global head of sport at KPMG said “club values have certainly been affected” by the coronavirus pandemic “but the immediate impact cannot yet be quantified.”

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Many sporting events around the world have been postponed and canceled due to the outbreak which has so far infected more than 5.7 million persons and killed more than 350,000.

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Recently, Germany’s Bundesliga became the first major football league in Europe to resume after a two-month break, despite many fans opposing the resumption of the season.

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Coronavirus: UK Government Gives Green Light To ‘Close-Contact’ Sport Training

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Coronavirus: UK Government Gives Green Light To 'Close-Contact' Sport Training

The UK government has released a second phase of guidelines for athletes, elite sportsmen and women for organized and close-contact training to take place under carefully controlled medical conditions.

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Public health officials and sports medical officers have contributed to the drafting of the guidelines.

Premier league footballers have already returned in socially distanced small groups, but clubs now face a key vote on Wednesday over contact training.

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Rohr Accepts New Two-Year Deal To Coach Eagles

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Super eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has officially agreed to terms of a new two-year contract by the Nigeria Football Federation. The Franco-German coach is set to sign the draft next week. Rohr’s current contract expires next month. When Rohr signs this new deal, he would be mandated to live in Nigeria and also watch the Nigeria Professional Football League matches to scout for home-based talents.

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has officially agreed to terms of a new two-year contract by the Nigeria Football Federation.

The Franco-German coach is set to sign the draft next week.

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Rohr’s current contract expires next month.

When Rohr signs this new deal, he would be mandated to live in Nigeria and also watch the Nigeria Professional Football League matches to scout for home-based talents.

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