Who are former soccer players Sinead Farrelly and Mana Shim’s husbands or partners? Let’s explore the married life of the duo, who recently accused coach Paul Riley of sexual misconduct.
Sinead Farrelly and Mana Shim both are former professional soccer players.
Sinead is a former National Women’s Soccer League (MWSL) player, while Mana Shim is a retired player who played for the Portland Thorns FC.
In 2011, Sinead Farrelly made her professional debut with the Philadelphia Independence. In the WPS draft, the club selected her. She scored her first goal in a game against Western New York.
Meleana Shim AKA Mana Shim also played for coach Paul Riley along with Sinead Farrelly. Both of them accused their coach Paul of sexual misconduct.
Explore more about their husband or partner and learn about their allegations against the Coach in the upcoming sections.
Sinead Farrelly and Mana Shim: Husband And Partner Name Revealed
Neither Sinead Farrelly nor Mana Shim has revealed the details of their husband or partner on the internet yet.
Sinead has never talked about his husband or partner as of now. So we speculate that she might be single.
On the other hand, Mana came out as a lesbian in an interview with Outsports in August 2013. Thus, she is attracted to the same sex. Mana is currently dating her girlfriend or partner Christina Buchanan.
However, Sinead’s sexual preference has not been revealed yet. We guess she is most probably straight.
Sinead Farrelly & Mana Shim Allegations Against Coach Paul Riley
The allegations made by former athletes Sinead Farrelly and Mana Shim against their coach Paul Riley made national news.
After a night of drinking, Riley brought Shim and Farrelly back to his apartment and urged them to kiss each other for him in exchange for the team not having to undertake a tough conditioning workout.
Lisa Baird, the commissioner of the NWSL, resigned on Friday night, October 1, 2021, in response to the accusation.
Her departure occurred after a well-known instructor was dismissed due to accusations.
The women said they alerted the league years ago but nothing was done against the coach. However, Riley has denied their allegations and said they were ‘completely untrue.