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Soccer star Jonathan Dos Santos denies he's gay after media claims he's in love with teammate

'If I was gay, I would have no problem in saying so'

Soccer star Jonathan Dos Santos denies he's gay after media claims he's in love with teammate
Jonathan Dos Santos denies he's gay

Mexican soccer star Jonathan Dos Santos has denied he is gay after it was claimed he was in a relationship with his teammate Matteo Musacchio.

TV Notas magazine had claimed the 25-year-old footballer had been in seeing the Argentine defender for seven months. It also claimed Dos Santos’ brother Giovanni, who is also a Mexico international, was supportive.

Writing on Twitter, Dos Santos has denied the report.

‘To the media: If I was gay, I would have no problem in saying so,’ he said. ‘Invent something else. Don’t promote discrimination or sensationalism.’

Check out the eight gay men who have come out in football here.


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