It is great to hear stuff like this and it makes me proud to be associated with the Premier League.
This should help counter the belief that the League is packed full of mercenaries.
Didier's motivation is obvious he realises that he has escaped the poverty so prevalent in Africa and it is to his enormous credit that he is prepared to do something about it.
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And what a thing to do, to build a hospital from scratch is a phenomenal effort. All we did was raise some money and hand it over. I never really felt it was my money, it felt more like a collective.
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