Rafael Nadal is very active when it comes to investments. The Spanish player is one of the members of the Mabel Sports company, founded by Abel Matutes, where the Mallorcan player and the NBA star Pau Gasol are involved too.
Mabel also invents on Tatel restaurants, that were opened in 2015 in Madrid with Cristiano Ronaldo and Enrique Iglesias involved too. Now Mabel organized the Mabel Green Cup, that featured a friendly football match between Real Madrid, Nadal's favorite football team, and Roma in Olimpico Stadium, Rome, on August 11, Sunday.
Charity income was given to causes related to the environment. Real Madrid had an intense pre season in United States and Europe, and aims to lift the trophy before starting the Spanish championship.Manuel Campos Guallar, co-owner and CEO of Mabel Capital, said: "This agreement allows ut to keep improving Mabel Sports activity for great sports events, focusing on planet sustainability.
It's a honor to count on the best club in the world, Real Madrid, that is a pioneer when it comes to these actions and it's an enormous privilege that a legend club like AS Roma accepted to play in the first edition."
Nadal would have loved to attend the match live, he also once went to the Olimpico but he was competing in this week's Rogers Cup in Montreal featuring as the top seed. He won the title defeating Daniil Medvedev in a straight-set final.