Australian soccer player is engaged after proposing to his boyfriend on the pitch

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Josh Cavallo, Australia's first openly cheery master shot player, is engaged to his fellow aft proposing connected nan shot pitch.

The Adelaide United player, who came retired successful 2021, shared nan bully news connected societal media.

"Starting this twelvemonth pinch my fiancé," he wrote connected Instagram Thursday. "Mr & Mr Coming soon."

He past thanked his shot squad for its "endless support."

"You person provided a safe abstraction successful football, 1 that I ne'er successful my dreams thought could ever beryllium possible, and encouraged maine to unrecorded mundane of my life authentically," he wrote. "It felt correct to stock this typical infinitesimal connected nan pitch, wherever it each started."

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Brooke Sopelsa

Brooke Sopelsa is nan editorial head of NBC Out, NBC News' LGBTQ integer destination.