Former Brazil soccer worldwide Richarlyson has revealed he’s bisexual, saying he now wonders if issues will “get higher” after years of struggling homophobic abuse within the sport.
Richarlyson, who performed for Brazil in 2008, mentioned on a podcast launched by Grupo Globo on Friday that he selected to talk up after many individuals urged him to take a stand.
“Immediately I’ve determined to talk out: I’m bisexual. If that’s what was lacking, there you go. Now I need to see if issues will actually get higher, that’s my query,” Richarlyson mentioned.
“All my life I’ve been requested if I’m homosexual. I’ve dated males and I’ve dated ladies too … I’m regular, I’ve wishes”.
A former left again and midfielder, Richarlyson performed for a few of Brazil’s largest golf equipment, together with Sao Paulo FC and Atletico Mineiro.
He gained the nationwide league 3 times, together with a FIFA Membership World Cup for Sao Paulo and the Copa Libertadores, South America’s equal of the Champions League, with Atletico Mineiro.
The 39-year-old is now a sports activities commentator for broadcasters Globo and SporTV.