“Your help is very valuable!” PSG superstar Lionel Messi calls aid for Turkish earthquake victims, particularly children

Lionel Messi has urged his fans and followers on Instagram to help and support the victims of the people who got affected by Turkey and Syria’s disastrous earthquake that took place 0n Monday.

The Argentine and PSG superstar is known for his humanitarian side of nature after previously coming up with much-needed adjuvant within his limit during the human and environmental crisis across various nations.

As it appeared, this time is no different from the past as the recent World Cup winner spreads his helping hand towards millions of Turkish and Syrian people who are desperately in need of aid and medical support.


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“These are very sad days for the thousands of children and their families who have been affected by the devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria. My heart goes out to them. UNICEF has been working in the area right from the start to protect the children. Your help is very valuable!”- Lionel Messi’s post on Instagram reads.

Lionel Messi has already taken his part after donating $3.5 million to the affected and the little magician sent his signed PSG jersey to the Juventus-bound Turkish defender Merih Demiral through which the center Back already raised a fair amount of money for the victims.

On February 6, a terrible earthquake in Turkey and Syria left the whole world shocked due to its severe nature as the magnitude was recorded as 7.6 and 7.7 with more than 33,000 people found dead by the two strong earthquakes and the number could go up even higher as still there are thousands of peoples are yet to be rescued.

The two-strong earthquake hit the center of the Kahramanmaras province and affected more than 13 million people across 10 provinces, also including Adana, Adiyaman, Diyarbakir, Gaziantep, Hatay, Kilis, Malatya, Osmaniye, and Sanliurfa.

The whole footballing world as well as sporting superstars raised their concern about the unfortunate crisis and on behalf of SportsZion, we hope the affected may get the proper aiding they deserve and remain strong. May the Almighty help them!


Salah Uddin Rafi

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Sports Content Writer. Covering F1, Tennis, Naskar and mostly Soccer. Graduated from Jahangirnagar University. A game of football is relentlessly uncompromised because passion runs thick through the veins.


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