He says the Spectator set to claim he benefits commercially
‘Why has there always got to be a motive?’ asks England forward
Marcus Rashford has defended his off-field partnerships and questioned why footballers “can’t just do the right thing” for charity.
The Manchester United forward said on Twitter that the political magazine the Spectator was set to run a story suggesting he has “benefited commercially” from his campaigning.
Rashford has backed a number of child food poverty incentives and became the youngest person to top the Sunday Times Giving List by raising £20m in donations from supermarkets for groups tackling the issue. The England player has also forced a series of government U-turns over free school meals during the pandemic.
The footballer posted a thread on Twitter saying: “Just heard . . .