Recently Released HRH Prince AlWaleed Will Donate SAR 2 Million To Local Soccer Clubs


Saudi Arabian’s billionaire mogul, Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who was recently released from detention involving an anti-corruption sweep, told Arab News on Tuesday that he’s answering a government call to support local soccer clubs via a donation of SAR2 Million. 

A senior Saudi official confirmed to Reuters that Alwaleed was freed after a financial settlement with the attorney general, but no further details have been stated. 

The Prince tweeted a photo of himself watching the AFC Champions League game between Al-Hilal and Al-Ain on Tuesday

“Answering my brother Turki Al-Sheikh’s invitation to support Saudi clubs … I present 2 million Saudi riyals ($533,333) to support Al Hilal FC.” Al-Sheikh is the head of the General Sports Authority. 

The Al Hilal Saudi Football Club express their gratitude through the social media app 

‘Two million riyals from HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal to the club’, attached with a photo of him at the stadium.

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