Spanish league raises $740,000 for virus relief

Madrid - The final tally was announced a day after the athletes and musicians took part in a online global music festival



By AP

Published: Sun 29 Mar 2020, 10:15 PM

Last updated: Mon 30 Mar 2020, 12:19 AM

The Spanish league says more than 665,000 euros ($740,000) has been raised for the fight against the coronavirus outbreak with the help of athletes and musicians in Spain.
The final tally was announced a day after the athletes and musicians took part in a online global music festival organized by the league to help purchase medical supplies.
Barcelona's Gerard Pique, Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos and tennis star Rafael Nadal were among those who participated in the charity event. Celebrities included singers Aitana, Alejandro Sanz, Beret and Luis Fonsi, actress Danna Paola, music bands Morat and Taburete. 


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