Iker Casillas, coming out on Twitter: “I’m gay”

The statement in a short tweet by the former Real goalkeeper: “I hope you will respect me”. Puyol’s curious replica

“Espero que me respeten: soy gay”. Iker Casillasformer goalkeeper of Real Madrid and Spain, world champion in 2010 and one of the greatest goalkeepers in world football, came out with a simple post on Twitter: “I hope you respect me, I’m gay”, wrote the former. Spanish number one.

Many comments immediately sent Casillas’ confession into the trend on twitter. Among these the most curious is that of the former Barcelona defender, opponent of many battles, Carles Puyol who commented: “It’s time to tell our story Iker”.

Casillas has long been linked to the journalist Sara Carbonero, with whom he had two children. Famous is the kiss that the goalkeeper gave the reporter on live TV after the triumph at the World Cup in South Africa 2010. In recent years, after the separation made known in 2021, the former goalkeeper has been approached by the pink press to a series of partners linked to world of tv and social networks.