Wednesday May 11th, 2016

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Kobe Bryant has agreed to donate to the Afghanistan women’s national team, he wrote on Twitter on Tuesday. 

Sportswear company Hummel Sport tweeted that it would donate $1 for each new follower of the Aghanistan women’s national team Twitter account up to $1,000. Once the goal was reached, the account sought a financial assist from someone willing to match their $1,000 donation. 

Lakers legend Bryant accepted the challenge.

“Deal,” Bryant tweeted in response to a tweet asking him to donate from Mexico women’s national team player Monica Alvarado.

Bryant is a known soccer fan, and met with the U.S. women’s national team earlier this year.

[ESPN]

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