In an amazing act of kindness, Fenerbahce paid for a young Robin van Persie fan to come to Turkey and watch their first match of the season against Eskisehirspor on Friday evening at the Sukru Saracoglu stadium, and all from the president’s box! After a video of a crying Louis Diamond went viral, a Fenerbahce fan group starting an online funding campaign to raise over £1000 to fly little Louis out to Turkey to see his beloved Robin van Persie.
The original video
— Sam Diamond (@samdiamond9) July 10, 2015
What Fenerbahce did
It’s an amazingly kind act from the Turkish giants. The emotional clip was seen by Fenerbahce president Aziz Yildirim, who then invited the Diamond family to Turkey. They arrived in Istanbul on Thursday evening, and were welcomed by the Fenerbahce TV crew.