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Watford striker Welbeck makes donation to mother's hometown in Ghana

Watford striker Danny Welbeck has made a donation to his mother's hometown in Ghana.

The Daily Mail reports Welbeck has donated £10,000 worth of relief to his maternal hometown in Ghana in their fight against the coronavirus.

The Watford striker, who is of Ghanian descent, has paid for food and sanitary relief for the residents of Nkawiepanin in the Atwima Nwabiagya municipality of Ashanti.

Welbeck has also paid for new hand sanitisers PPE equipment for the local hospital.

Presenting the items on behalf of footballer, his aunt, Charlotte Adwoa Tumutuom said, "Danny has been very concerned about how his people would survive these trying times.

"Though he has never lived here, he has a great affection for the people of Ghana, so he felt it prudent to offer some help in the very small way that he can to support the government's efforts in these times."

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