Kim Kardashian, Leeds owner Radrizzani help 130 Afghan female players fly to Britain

Copenhagen-based Popal has spearheaded evacuation efforts for feminine athletes from Afghanistan following the nation’s Taliban takeover in August.

Popal mentioned in a tweet that Kardashian and her shapewear model paid for the constitution flight, which included teenage gamers. Radrizzani mentioned “we are honored to have played our part” within the efforts in a press release on Twitter.

The hassle was additionally aided by New York Rabbi Moshe Margaretten, Popal mentioned.

“Thank you @KimKardashian and @SKIMS from the bottom of my heart for generously donating all the funds for this flight,” Popal tweeted.

Kim Kardashian seen out and about in Manhattan on November 03, 2021 in New York City.

Popal, who was acknowledged by international soccer gamers’ union FIFPRO for her rescue efforts, additionally thanked Radrizzani.

“Thanks @andrearadri it’s an honor and privilege working alongside with you and your great and kind people. We are stronger together,” she tweeted.

Soccer’s world governing physique FIFA mentioned in October the evacuation of a second group of 57 refugees from Afghanistan linked to girls’s soccer and basketball, comprising primarily girls and youngsters, had been accomplished after negotiations.
In this photo taken on Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020, Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani poses for a picture after an interview with the Associated Press in Lisbon, Portugal.
Earlier this yr, Australia evacuated greater than 50 feminine Afghan athletes and their dependents after lobbying by distinguished figures from the sporting world, whereas a number of gamers from Afghanistan’s nationwide feminine youth soccer squad have been granted asylum in Portugal.

Taliban officers have mentioned they won’t repeat the cruel rule of their earlier authorities, which banned most ladies’ training and forbade girls from going out in public and not using a male guardian.

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