Cristiano Ronaldo has stepped up to help after an earthquake in Turkiye.
Britain’s ‘The Sun’ reported on the 8th (Korean time) that “Ronaldo and Leonardo Bonucci donated signed jerseys to be auctioned off to help the Turkiye earthquake.”
An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 occurred in Turkey on the 6th. An earthquake occurred in an area about 33 kilometers from Gaziantep in Turkiye, and the first death toll was about 900. At least 1,300 people are believed to have died as victims also occurred in Syria, which is adjacent to the quake.
Damage continued to increase. It is known that the death toll exceeded 6,300 in one day. “Currently, 4,544 people have been killed and 26,721 injured,” said the secretary-general of the Turkiye Disaster Management Authority (AFAD), according to the Associated Press. The Syrian government announced 812 dead and over 1,440 injured.
A football team was also damaged by the earthquake. Hatayspor, which belongs to the Turkiye Super League, was also damaged, and news that Christian Arts was missing at the time of the damage was reported. Fortunately, Art was rescued. Portuguese media ‘Abola’ said on the 7th, “Atsu is in a rescued state, and is hospitalized with symptoms of breathing difficulties.”
But there was also sad news. British public broadcaster ‘BBC’ reported on the 8th that “Turkeye goalkeeper Ahmet Eyup Turkaslan has died in an earthquake in his home country.” On the other hand, the Turkiye media ‘Bein Sport’
Upon hearing the news of the damage in her country, Merich Demiral came forward. Demiral, of Turkish nationality, will auction signed jerseys of Ronaldo and Bonucci to raise funds to help earthquake victims. According to photos released by Demiral, the highest bid for a Ronaldo jersey has soared to 14,862 euros (approximately 20 million won). 메이저놀이터
On the 8th, he said on his personal social media channel, “I just spoke with Ronaldo. He said that he is very sad about what happened in Turkiye. We are selling Ronaldo’s signed shirt. All proceeds from the auction will go to the earthquake zone. “he said.
Demiral also said: “I also spoke with Bonucci. He expressed his sadness and said that Türkiye are on the side of our people. He also said he would donate a signed Juventus jersey.”