Soccer star Diego Maradona announced Thursday that he will donate “signed shirts, food and infrastructure works” to ten Argentine cities in a campaign called “Las 10 del 10”, organized together with the Argentine Red Cross.
“The 10 of the 10. A solidarity crusade is coming for the whole country, where I am going to donate 10 signed shirts, food and infrastructure works in 10 Argentine cities, together with the @CruzRojaArg, my friend and lawyer @MatiasMorlaOK and the deputy @NicolasRodriguezSaa “, published the Argentine world champion in Mexico 1986 in his account Instagram.
Maradona also reported that the Sports Department headed by former hockey player Inés Arrondo joined the initiative and will donate “a potrero” (neighborhood soccer field) for each city.
The cities that will receive the donations are Villa Palito, La Matanza (Buenos Aires), Rosario del Tala (Entre Ríos), San Juan (San Juan), Esquina (Corrientes), Garupa (Misiones), Merlo (San Luis), Rosario ( Santa Fe), La Plata (Buenos Aires), Santa Victoria (Salta) and Tigre (Buenos Aires).
The now coach of Gymnastics and Fencing La Plata shared a video of the Red Cross in which the initiative is detailed.
“With the support of an expert player in difficulties, hand in hand with Diez and the Argentine Red Cross, we invite you to join ‘Las 10 del 10”. It is a national solidarity crusade to accompany the families who continue to need us. We are going to visit 10 cities in our country bringing food, sanitary supplies and basic infrastructure works “, the video clarifies.