Mexico City / 01.10.2020 06:36:52
A chapter of respect is the one that has shown Landon Donovan, coach of the USLChampionship San Diego Loyal, after defended one of his clients after being the victim of a homophobic attack in the middle of the playing field.
Collin Martin received homophobic insults and Donovan noticed, immediately asked his players to leave the court despite going 3-1 in the 52nd minute.
The rival team was Rising FC and his strategist Rick Schantz argued with Landon justifying that the actions that happened are “typical of soccer.”
Donovan entered the field and the attitude was taken as rebellion by the refereeing body and they showed him the red card. Immediately afterwards, the former player of the United States selection He asked his team to go to the locker room.
Notably Collin is openly declared homosexual and this is what would have annoyed the technician, since he was classified as a homophobic act before LGBT community in the United States that lives a series of situations with racism.
There’s a Mexican on Donovan’s team
It should be noted that in the group that leads Donovan plays the mexican Carlos Alvarez, brother of Efrain Alvarez of the Galaxy and husband of Renae Cuellar, footballer of Xolos Female.