Welbeck Ex-Arsenal Striker Donates £10,000 To Help Mother’s Hometown

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Former Manchester United and Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck has donated £10,000 worth of relief to his maternal hometown in Ghana in their fight against the deadly coronavirus.

Welbeck, 29, who now plays for Watford and who is of Ghanian descent, has paid for food and sanitary relief for the residents of Nkawiepanin in the Atwima Nwabiagya municipality of Ashanti. 

Welbeck has also paid for new hand sanitisers PPE equipment for the local hospital.

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He also spoke to a number of the area’s residents through a video call, urging them to stay home in their fight against Covid-19.

Presenting the items on behalf of Welbeck his aunt, Charlotte Adwoa Tumutuom said: “Danny has been very concerned about how his people would survive these trying times.

“Though he has never lived here, he has a great affection for the people of…



Source: Complete Sports