Juan Mata is taking a look Premier League players to join him in a pledge to donate 1% of their salary to charity.
Six players have to this level joined the 29-year-old midfielder’s advertising marketing campaign, on the other hand no others from England’s top-flight and no English players are among them.
However, Mata hopes a couple of of his Manchester United team-mates will briefly also be ready to get on board.
“I have big news and good news coming up probably next week,” Mata suggested BBC Sport. “I hope everyone will be happy.”
The Spaniard, who joined United from Chelsea for £37.1m in 2014, reportedly earns £7m a 12 months.
“I am definitely convinced some of my team-mates can join,” he said.
“I just need to have further conversations and have more detailed conversations with them in order to try and explain to them what we are doing.”
Germany and Bayern Munich defender Mats Hummels was once as soon as first to have compatibility Mata’s pledge to donate 1% of his salary to charity.
US ladies’s World Cup winners Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan, Juventus’ Giorgio Chiellini, former Arsenal winger Serge Gnabry and Stuttgart’s Dennis Aogo have since followed go well with.
“It’s just a little matter of time and patience,” added Mata. “I’m happy we’re going to get such a large amount of different players from around the globe.
“England, we confidently have within the subsequent week.”