Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski and his wife Anna have donated €1million (£924,000) to help combat the outbreak of Coronavirus.
Bavaria, the state in Germany where Lewandowski is reside, became the first state in the country to impose a 14-day ban on going outdoors.
During their self-isolation Lewandowski and Anna sent a message of hope to fans.
“Today, we are all aware of the difficulties of the situation that surrounds us. Today we all play in one team, Let’s be strong in this fight and be unanimous. If we can help someone safely, let’s do it. Good comes back.’
“The situation affects each of us, we do not choose, so once again we ask: Let us follow the recommendations, listen to those who know each other well.”
“Let’s be responsible. We believe that we will return to normal soon. Let’s be together, let’s be in solidarity.”
Lewandowski had scored a sensational 25 goals in 23 appearances in the Bundesliga before the division was suspended, while he was also top scorer in the Champions League with 11 goals.