At hall of the Ciudad Deportiva Dani Jarque that gives access to Espanyol B’s locker room, near the first team, pallets were stored on February 3 with numerous cardboard boxes containing the Espanyol crest and the “Sanitary material” sign. They were 500,000 masks that the parakeet club sent to Wuhan, China, epicenter of the coronavirus. 80 days later, the situation, life, has taken an unexpected turn, as carried by a boomerang. Then it was the Asian giant that was deeply affected by COVID-19, to the point that an element as essential as the masks had practically been exhausted, hence the solidarity gesture of Espanyol. There were 15,000 infected around the world, a figure that has been multiplied exponentially to exceed one million.And while the worst has happened in China, now it is Europe and the rest of the world those who are plagued by an evil that has already been declared as pandemic, with a state of alarm in Spain that, For ten members of the first team at Espanyol it has been more than just a confinement, a home isolation, since they tested positive on COVID-19, although fortunately everyone is already registered. RCD Espanyol ‘); return false; “class =” item-multimedia “>The boxes with 500,000 masks, ready in the Espanyol Sports City to be sent to Wuhan.RCD Espanyol It seemed impossible to reach this situation on January 25, when the players wore t-shirts with the slogan “Cheer up, Wuhan” before Espanyol-Athletic. But also when, at the end of February, coinciding with the Europa League farewell, Wu Lei precisely because of the concern that the coronavirus was generating in his country. “I am convinced that we can solve it as soon as possible“He limited himself to indicating. Not in vain, month and a half ago Chen Yansheng left Barcelona, and even then the current state of alarm could not be intuited.They even seemed far away, like they weren’t with western football, the information that the matches that China should play in late March would be postponed, in the hiatus for national teams. Today the whole football has been postponed and the Chinese people, including parakeet followers in the Asian giant, returns all solidarity sending material and medical aid to Barcelona and other places. AND LaLiga, even the descent, has passed to a second or third plane no matter how much some put money, because what is at stake is life.