Thank you all, you’re all superstars". Rashford isn't about to ease up now he's back in full training and the Premier League is about to restart either. Get the latest breaking Manchester United transfer news and analysis every day direct to your inbox with our free MUFC newsletter. He had initially targeted £100,000 worth of donations. It really could happen because millions of vital batteries are about to run out, ’I Hit the Menopause at 32 – And It Led Me to Quit My Job and Open a Happier Chapter in My Life', Tesla delivers extended range and improved cabin for Model 3, America's coolest ghost towns with everything from curses to underground fires. “Each and every one of you that has contributed the few pounds you can, you’ve all made a huge difference - 2.8 million children a week are receiving meals they otherwise wouldn’t have during this lockdown because of YOUR help. There are countless examples of Rashford's generosity and kindness online, such as learning sign language so he can present poetry awards to deaf children in Manchester. However, the Manchester United star has always been keen to get involved with charitable causes. Earlier this year, the England striker forced Boris Johnson into an extraordinary U-turn less than 24 hours after the Prime Minister refused to budge on finding £110million to give free school meals to £1.3million vulnerable children for six weeks over the summer. 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Are you sure you want to submit this vote? That's what makes the world go round. 'Absolutely love the guy last few months.'. A total of 22 people were killed with a further 120 injured after suicide bomber blew himself up at the Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena in May 2017. To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. Speaking to the UTD Podcast in April, Rashford said: “We don't know how long this is going to go on for. Oldham Athletic boss Harry Kewell on Bolton win and why he wants to play Wanderers 'week in, week out', The Latics claimed their first three points of the League Two season against Ian Evatt's side, Bolton Wanderers boss Ian Evatt explains why Ronan Darcy didn't feature in Oldham Athletic defeat, The midfielder is yet to play a minute of League Two action this season for the Trotters, Man City news and transfers LIVE Laporte and Aguero latest plus reaction to Arsenal victory. 'Your football skills also inspire me to practice my football more to be a better player. Jen Williams reports on a week of chaos. It caps an incredible lockdown for Marcus, who has used the past three months to recover from a double back fracture while also helping to supply three million meals for children out of school, raising around £20million along with charity FareShare. Justin Bieber delivers emotional-filled performance on Saturday Night Live, Lopez calls out Haney after unifying lightweight titles against Lomachenko, ’Tis the season to shop early: ‘stay safe‘ festive ad campaign, Will your smart gas meter suddenly die when you're cooking a Christmas turkey? "TODAY we have met the financial goal to provide these meals. Trust me when I say, I will keep fighting until no child in the UK has to worry about where their next meal is coming from. Such efforts caught the attention of Eamonn O’Neal, the high sheriff of Greater Manchester, who sent the England ace a certificate in thanks of his achievements. Marcus Rashford took some time out during his COVID-19 lockdown this week to look back at some of the key moments of his England career so far.. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). Feeding the most vulnerable children isn't all Rashford has helped with during lockdown. The England and Manchester United star hit headlines earlier this year when he  forced a Government U-turn to ensure free school meal vouchers were provided to children throughout the summer. Wouldn’t normally share these types of things but this certificate is not just for me, it belongs to you all. He was among a myriad of Premier League footballers who donated in total of £4million to help the coronavirus efforts. 'Keep being kind. Thank you all SO much for the support. Manchester United player ratings: David de Gea and Bruno Fernandes good vs Newcastle. Being white won’t hold boys back. But rather than focus on himself Rashford turned his attention to those who needed it, as he always does. “I love all the work you’ve done, some amazing things to help families who need it. Sign up here - it only takes a few seconds. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. The government initially refused to U-turn but Rashford's persistence as well the support of MPs and other celebrities alike forced a change in policy. During the pandemic, Marcus Rashford of Manchester United, center, has thought less about how it is affecting him now and more about how it would have affected him as a child. Man Utd returned to winning ways with a 4-1 success at Newcastle inspired by Bruno Fernandes, but he offered praise to one of his teammates. Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford helps raise more than £20m for charity donating food to vulnerable children. But the excellent work won't stop there, with Rashford pledging not to stop until "no child in the UK has to worry about where their next meal is coming from". "Guys, I have AMAZING news!! The club crest so beautifully sketched at the bottom.of the page... Rashford forced an embarrassing Government U-turn earlier this year to ensure free school meals were provided to children throughout summer. He personally delivered 300  boxes to Centrepoint, and the homeless organisation took to Instagram to write of his generosity saying: "We believe that sport has the power to positively transform young lives.". If this would have happened 10 or 15 years ago, it definitely would have affected myself as a kid in the position I was in. Are you sure you want to delete this comment? I love this city and appreciate all of the support the city has given me over the years.". "And whilst I’m celebrating this, there is SO much more to do. US Election 2020: Is there a Trump vs Biden debate tonight? Rashford, 22, last night shared a letter he received from Jack Lees, seven, who had written to the footballer to thank him for 'everything you do'. You can find our Community Guidelines in full When do the clocks go back in October 2020 and why do they change? The fundraising has now gone past the £20m mark in terms of financial and food contributions and meals are being provided to almost three million children a week. Marcus Rashford has emerged as a leader off the pitch during the coronavirus crisis, (Image: Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images), When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Rashford's contribution to the cause during the UK's battle with COVID-19 might have caught national attention, but to the people of Greater Manchester it is no surprise that the homegrown superstar with a big heart has used his profile to help others. Mr Rashford is also calling on the government to increase the value of Healthy Start Vouchers, which can be spent on milk, plain fresh and frozen fruit and vegetables, and infant formula milk, from £3.10-a-week to £4.25, while expanding the scheme to anyone on Universal Credit. You can unsubscribe at any time. He cited his own experience of growing up on a council estate during his successful campaign to get the government to extend its Free School Meals throughout this summer. Like us on Facebook to see similar stories.

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