Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabéu Stadium Hosts Charity Game To Benefit Philippines
Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabéu stadium on Monday hosted a "Champions for life" charity game at 7pm, according to Diego Martín of AS. The event was held by the Spanish Football League (LFP) in conjunction with UNICEF to "raise funds for those affected by the typhoon that hit the Philippines in November." The game featured a number of players including Sergio Ramos and Álvaro Morata of Real Madrid and Raúl García of Atlético Madrid, among others. The players were split into East and West teams based on the location of the club teams they represent. Former Spanish footballer Vicente Miera said, "The Champions for Life game is a great way for people to go to the Santiago Bernabéu to raise funds for UNICEF" (AS, 12/30).