Dutch national team players and main sponsor donate €11 million to football clubs

7 April 2020

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Photo: PA Images The financial package, made up of donations and grants, will go to Dutch professional and amateur clubs.

The financial package, made up of donations and grants, will go to Dutch professional and amateur clubs.

The Dutch FA will advance payments to football clubs and also contribute to the package.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

The Dutch national team players and the team's main sponsor, ING, will donate €11 million to football clubs in the Netherlands struggling due to the coronavirus pandemic. 

The financial package, also supported by the Dutch Football Association, is made up of donations and grants, which will be available for both professional and amateur clubs. 

Furthermore, KNVB, the Dutch FA, will advance payments to amateur and professional clubs to strengthen their financial position.

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