This Cachanillas FC shirt is up for auction and it has been signed by sports TV presenter Joel Avilez!
In this time of great emergency, sport had also had to be stopped. Serie A, Premier League, Champions League and all national league footballers have been looking for action that they can take while respecting the decree to stay home. "Calcitori Brutti" ("Ugly Footballers") is a fun Italian Facebook page, one of the most popular in the country, and it has risen to the challenge.
Thanks to Facebook broadcasts, hundreds of thousands of fans have has the chance to watch various amateur games from around the world over the weekend. From Zimbawe to Guatemala, Mexico and Baja California. The coverage has also included Joel Avilez Nodal, a commentator with a simple and direct style who's showed extreme sensitivity to the current Italian situation.
Rosarito-Cachanillas FC was a Baja California third division game. The star of the match was Rogerio "La Rata" Calderon who scored a hat-trick and won over a new mass of Italian fans. A new relationship of solidarity has sprung up between Calciatori Brutti and Cachanillas FC, thanks to Joel Avilez.
This new bond has led the young Mexican team to donate their personal shirts to support the Italian population. Calciatori Brutti has decided to donate the proceeds to the Italian Red Cross to fight Covid-19 in this difficult time.