(CNN) — Czech soccer player Jakub Jankto is the first active male international player to come out as gay. Like everyone I have my strong points I have my weak points; I have a family I have my friends Jankto said in a video posted on Twitter on Monday. I have a job which I do the best I can, 一統徵信詐欺 , , 一統徵信詐欺 , for years with seriousness professionalism and passion. Like everyone else I also want to live my life in freedom without fear without prejudice without but with love. I’m and I don’t want to hide anymore he continued. The 27-year-old midfielder is currently on loan at Sparta Prague from Spanish Getafe. The Czech Republic-based team released a statement in support of the player writing: Jakub Jankto openly discussed his orientation with the club management coach and teammates some time ago. Campbell Johnstone becomes the first openly All Black No more comments. No more questions. You have our support. Live your life Jakub. Nothing else matters. pic.twitter.com/PZNSAteOch — Jakub Jankto (@jakubjanktojr) February 13, 一統徵信詐欺 , , 一統徵信詐欺 , 2023 In a show of support Getafe wrote: Our utmost respect and unconditional support for our player Jakub Jankto. Jankto has played 45 caps for his country since he made his debut in 2017 scoring four goals. Football organizations also expressed their support for Jankto. UEFA, 一統徵信詐欺 , the governing body of European football wrote: Well done Jakub. You are a true inspiration and European football is with you! Fifpro the global players union tweeted: Live your life Jakub. Proud. Jankto joins Australian player Josh Cavallo as the world’s only openly top division male footballers. Jake Daniels an 18-year-old striker for Blackpool in the English second division told it in May 2022. Thomas Hitzlsperger a midfielder who played 52 times for Germany did so after retiring.