RABAT – The Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO) and the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) launched the Chinese version of a video where former and current football stars express their thanks and appreciation to healthcare workers for their outstanding work during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The video was also launched in Spanish and Portuguese, while a Russian version is being prepared, the Rabat-based organisation ICESCO said in a statement on Friday.
The video, which has been already released in Arabic, English and French, features famous male and female world football stars applauding healthcare workers in recognition of their sacrifices in the battle against COVID-19.
Among the football stars featured in the video are Pele, Diego Maradona, Ronaldo, David Beckham, Kaka, Marta, Marco van Basten, Zinedine Zidane, Park Ji-sung, Yaya Toure, Lucy Bronze, Samuel Eto’o and Fabio Cannavaro. BSS/XINHUA