Agentine club signs first transgender player Mara Gomez

first_imgArgentine women’s club Villa San Carlos has become the first in the league to sign transgender player after they sealed a deal with 22 year old Mara Gomez. Gomez who is a striker has been signed by the bottom club currently fighting against relegation in apparent move to arrest the situation. The news came after the club made a post showing a picture of Gomez standing next to another of Villa San Carlos’ newest acquisitions Ludmila Angeli. The post was captioned: “On the first day of the training camp, footballers Ludmila Angeli and Mara Gomez were presented with the squad and trained alongside the group. Local media report says the move marks the first time in history a trans woman participates in the Argentine Football Association (AFA) tournament. Read AlsoOliseh throws His weight behind Semenya over gender issuesAdvertisement Loading… Promoted ContentBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever MadeThe Funniest Prankster Grandma And Her GrandsonThe Story Of The Small Italy Windows In The Walls Is Rather Grim6 Ridiculous Health Myths That Are Actually TrueBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemCan Playing Too Many Video Games Hurt Your Body?Ever Thought Of Sleeping Next To Celebs? This Guy Will Show You10 Amazing Characters We Wish Were Official Disney PrincessesEver Thought Of Sleeping Next To Celebs? This Guy Will Show YouYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Anime5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksThe 10 Best Secondary Education Systems In The Worldcenter_img Gomez, who has previously played for Toronto City, spoke with local media and said: “Football helped me change my sexuality and my personality. Gomez reacts after scoring for former club Malvines It was a moment of distraction. I have been treated well in every club I have ever played for. We all take part in the same work and I never felt excluded from any of the squads.” Gomez who was signed from amateur Malvines was the club’s top scorer and a two time league champion. Villa San Carlos have yet to win a single match after losing their first nine and are bottom of the league with one point after a 2-2 draw against Social Atletico Television on December 8. Their next match is set to take place on February 9 against Boca Juniors who sit top of the league with 31 points. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 last_img read more

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Hazard hints at Chelsea exit after Europa League final win

first_img Source: BBC SPort Eden Hazard suggested he had played his final game for Chelsea after his two goals helped the club defeat Arsenal in the Europa League final.The Belgian, 28, has been linked with a move to Real Madrid and said that he is now “waiting on both clubs”.“I think it’s a goodbye, but in football you never know,” he told BT Sport.“We will decide in a few days – the only target in my mind was to win this final.”He added: “Maybe now it is the time for a new challenge.”If the final in Baku was his last match, then it brings to an end a seven-year association with Chelsea, having joined them for £32m from Lille.Hazard made 352 appearances for the Blues and his two goals in the final moved his tally for the club to 110.He said: “My dream was to play in the Premier League and I have done that for one of the biggest clubs.”Hazard was named PFA Player of the Year in 2014-15, scoring 14 Premier League goals as Chelsea won the title. He then struck 16 league goals as they regained the title two seasons later.Wednesday’s Europa League victory was his second in Chelsea colours, as he also collected a winners’ medal, despite not playing, in the 2013 final.last_img read more

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