Barcelona footballer Dani Alves releases charity rap single – watch

The star teams up with former Spanish keeper Jose Pinto on the track

Footballer Dani Alves has teamed up with his former Barcelona teammate Jose Pinto for a new charity single.

The track, titled ‘Eres Especial’ or ‘You’re Special’, has been released in aid of the charity organisation FEACAB, which helps individuals with eating disorders.

The video features Alves, Pinto and singer Mario Baro. In it, Alves sings, rap and dances. Watch below.

The news follows that of Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech, who has been uploading a series of drum tutorials to YouTube. Cech has covered the likes of the Foo Fighters and Coldplay, plus Incubus’ ‘Anna Molly’.

Meanwhile, Radiohead and Portishead members are set to play as Heads United in a charity football match.

Portishead musician Geoff Barrow has put a team together with Radiohead drummer Philip Selway called ‘Heads United’. They’ve also set up a Just Giving page to raise money for the Mary Hare Foundation, a charity for deaf children.

The pair will represent their side at the Mary Hare Football & Food Festival in Newbury on April 25. Funds will go towards the Mary Hare School. Find out more information at the charity’s official website.