Although professional footballer Anna Maria Markovic is grateful for the positive press she has received, there is one trait she doesn’t quite like.
Markovic, who has been dubbed “the most beautiful female footballer in the world”, expressed in a recent interview with the German magazine 20 Minutes that she was not satisfied with the “sexiest” description in an unnamed piece.
Markovic said, according to the British newspaper, the Daily Star: “I loved the articles that described me as the most beautiful football player or one of the most beautiful because it makes me happy to hear that I am beautiful.”
“But then articles appeared in newspapers describing me as the most attractive football player. I didn’t like it. Also because of my family. I think you have to be careful what you write about people. Especially if you have people who don’t know. But in general it was not like that. bad”.
The 22-year-old currently plays for the Grasshopper Club Zurich Frauen, part of the Swiss Women’s Super League, and posts photos of her frequently on Instagram, as well as shots showing her off-court trips and groups. .
Markovic added that in response to the story, which has reportedly been dubbed the “blonde bombshell,” she received an influx of messages that she didn’t get along well with.
“After that, a lot of people wrote to me pretending to be managers, and I know exactly what they wanted from me,” Markovic explained, adding, “They never saw me play football and only look outside. I find this very unfortunate. I think these people They should find out more beforehand and see what I can do in terms of football.”
After the Grasshopper club in Zurich, Markovic also plays for the Croatian national team. She has been playing football since the age of fourteen for the Daily Star.