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Two Spanish soccer stars share 'passionate' kiss after victory

Tongues are wagging about the relationship between Sevilla players Ivan Rakitic and Daniel Carrico
Spanish football stars David Carrico and Ivan Rakitic kissed after winning the Europa League.

Did soccer just have a Michael Sam moment?

Two Spanish soccer stars have appeared to share a kiss after winning the Europa League.

And as the two kissed, it has got many tongues wagging about their relationship.

Ivan Rakitic and Daniel Carrico, of Sevilla, celebrated their title win shootout over Benfica yesterday (14 May).

As soon as the kiss happened, several media outlets have started speculating about their relationship.

It should be no surprise the world was excited by the liplock between Rakitic and Carrico, as it happened days after a very special kiss.

When Sam learned he became the first openly gay player in NFL history, he shared a passionate, longing kiss with his boyfriend Vito Cammisano.

But don’t get too excited. Last year, a post-race kiss between Russian sprinters at the 2013 World Championship in Athletics set off a wave of speculation.

But Kseniya Rhyzhova, one of the racers, blasted the rumors as a ‘sick fantasy’.

If you would like to indulge in a sick fantasy, have a closer look at Rakitic and Carrico below:

Ivan Rakitic,

David Carrico

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