His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Royal Charity Organisation (RCO) welcomed Real Madrid star striker Karim Benzema while visiting the Real Madrid Foundation Academy in Riffa Views.
HH praised his efforts and achievements in sports and his many contributions which made him a star in the world of professional footballers. He also praised Real Madrid’s support for the Real Madrid Foundation Academy in Bahrain and the humanitarian and charitable initiative to support orphans, widows and needy people, within its community partnership in this field.
Real Madrid player Karim Mostafa Benzema visited the Real Madrid Foundation Academy of Bahrain as part of his visit to the Kingdom, in order to learn about the Bahraini experience and the exerted efforts.
For his part, Benzema expressed his sincere gratitude and appreciation to HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa for his interest in youth energies and his support for the Real Madrid Foundation Academy in particular and for sports and charitable work in general.
It is noteworthy that an agreement was signed between the RCO and the Real Madrid Foundation whereby RCO was granted the right to operate the Real Madrid Foundation Academy of Bahrain, given that RCO is the sponsor of humanitarian affairs in the Kingdom of Bahrain through the support of orphans, widows and the needy.