Manchester United star Nemanja Matic revealed as thriller donor who gave £63,000 in the direction of younger boy’s most cancers remedy
- Nemanja Matic made a donation of £63,000 to Dusan Todorovic’s remedy
- The four-year-old boy hails from United star Matic’s dwelling nation of Serbia
- £200,000 has been raised so Dusan can journey to Barcelona for remedy
- It is not the primary time Matic has helped out his countrymen with beneficiant acts
Adam Shergold for MailOnline
Manchester United star Nemanja Matic has been revealed because the thriller donor who gave £63,000 so a cancer-stricken boy might obtain remedy.
Little Dusan Todorovic, who hails from Matic’s native Serbia, has neuroblastoma, the identical type of most cancers that Sunderland fan Bradley Lowery battled.
There was an enormous marketing campaign in Serbia to boost cash so the four-year-old might journey to Barcelona and obtain the remedy that might save his life.
Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic donated £63,000 in the direction of a younger Serbian boy’s probably life-saving most cancers remedy
4-year-old Dusan Todorovic suffers from the uncommon type of most cancers generally known as neuroblastoma
United midfielder Matic donated the cash and wished to stay nameless, however Dusan’s father disclosed the identification of who helped his son.
In all, virtually £180,000 has been raised and Dusan is at the moment in Barcelona to start remedy.
Serbian membership Partizan Belgrade tweeted: ‘Almost €200,000 has been raised in the direction of the remedy of ailing four-year-old Partizan fan Dusan Todorovic.
‘This whole contains cash raised from ticket gross sales for the FK Rad recreation and a Crvena Zvezda fan who auctioned his ticket for his or her Champions League matches. Effectively completed all.’
Dusan is now in Barcelona present process the doubtless life-saving remedy after donations
The fund-raising drive achieved donations of round £180,000 in the direction of the remedy
Serbian midfielder Matic performs for United of their Champions League match with Younger Boys
Former Benfica and Chelsea participant Matic has represented Serbia 45 occasions and it’s not the primary time he has helped out his countrymen with beneficiant acts.
Matic grew up within the village of Vrelo – inhabitants 1,600 – within the west of the nation and he has not forgotten his roots.
He typically pays off the money owed of native folks on the village retailer and gave cash for repairs to be made on the elementary college he attended.
The varsity principal Bosko Saric stated: ‘Nemanja funded the playground for the kids and says he’ll proceed in summer time.
‘He plans to convey cell baskets, targets, and balls, in addition to sports activities tools.’
Bradley Lowery captured the center of the nation and have become shut mates with striker Jermain Defoe earlier than he handed away on the age of six in July final yr.
Bradley Lowery, who additionally suffered from neuroblastoma, pictured with Jermain Defoe