Welsh Gareth Bale He was awarded the Order of the British Empire on Wednesday by Queen Elizabeth II of England, for their financial contribution during the pandemic.
Bale, who won the Champions League last Saturday for the fifth time with Real Madrid, Donating more than one million euros to hospitals in Wales and Spain in the first phase of the epidemic From COVID-19In addition to his support for other charitable works in his country.
This confession Rewards those who have made a significant contribution to the United Kingdom And on the list of awards given this year, in addition to Bale, former footballer Rio Ferdinand, legend of Manchester United and the England national team, and James Milner, currently in Liverpool.
bale, The first Briton to win the European Champions League five times, He bid farewell to him with a message from Real Madrid, the team he has played with since 2013, when he arrived from Tottenham Hotspur for 100 million euros.
“I came here nine years ago when I was a young man who wanted to fulfill my dream of playing for Real Madrid. I was wearing the great white uniform, wearing the shield on my chest, playing at the Santiago Bernabeu, winning trophies and being a part of what is so famous and can be achieved by few. Just win Champions LeagueAnd he mentioned in his message, which he posted on social media.
“Now I can look back and reflect and honestly say this dream has come true and so much more,” Bell said.To be a part of the history of this club and achieve everything we have achieved together At Real Madrid it was a great experience that I will never forget.”
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