The Grand Slam machine Serena Williams is best known as a guardian of women in and out of the courts as well. Former World number one player has been showcasing her kind heart to helping women’s community. However, Williams’s daughter Olympia Ohanian is working hand in hand with her mother to empower women and girls through pro sports.
Serena’s husband Alexis Ohanian has announced that I am investing in the new NWSL team on behalf of my family. As a consequence, spouse Serena Williams and daughter Olympia also became the owner of the soccer team in Los Angels. Straight away, it nicknamed Angel City.
Moreover, the Team’s official name and venue partner will announce sooner or later this year. Angel City kick-off in spring 2020. Not only Serena Williams’s family and among others also invested in the new women soccer team, including Academy Award-winning actress, and activist Natalie Portman, technology venture capitalist Kara Nortman, media, and gaming entrepreneur Julie Uhrman.
“I Want Her To Have A Front-Row Seat To This Revolution”- Olympia’s Father Alexis Ohanian
Ohanian admitted that investing in women’s sport is not only his wish and also Serena Williams’s dream as well. Although, He wants someone to play soccer with her daughter Olympia. Alexis explained, “I am proud to be a part of this wonderful group working to bring a women’s professional football club to Los Angeles.”
“Chiefly, because I’m a fan of the game, but also because I believe there is massive potential for the sport. it’s been undervalued by too many people for far too long. As someone who spends hours kicking around a football with my 2-year-old daughter. I want her to have a front-row seat to this revolution.”
I’m personally investing on behalf of my family because creating more opportunities in women’s sports is important to my wife and me, and we want to be a part of making a better future for our daughter.” Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian concluded, Quoted by SI soccer.