It has been announced that David Beckham will be the face of a new Unicef campaign highlighting ways people can prevent the spread of Ebola from claiming more lives.
Sierra Leone Football Association president, Isha Johansen said,
“To have David Beckham involved in this campaign is massive for us and we are so grateful to him.
“In Sierra Leone, football is a religion. All men, women and children follow a player or a team from the Premier League but David Beckham is the favourite.“
“His sympathetic message will be broadcast across the country and the whole of West Africa, and it will raise the importance of how to fight this disease by simple things like good cleanliness.
“Our country and the whole of West Africa is facing a terrible plight and the numbers who are dying are incredible.
Panic over everyone. Leading expert in infectious diseases David Beckham is on the case.
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