alexis ohanian Y Serena Williams are the main investors in the NWSL club Angel City FC. Ohanian had a specific motivation to invest in it, a very particular reason. The Reddit co-founder opened his Twitter account and wrote a thank you post for the 2019 World Champion US Women’s Soccer team: «Congratulations @uswnt!
Taking home an unprecedented four consecutive #WorldCup titles. and inspire a generation of women (and men) around the world. One girl, in particular, is currently practicing away from home,” Ohanian wrote, referring to her daughter Olympia, and sharing a video of the girl playing soccer.
A fan then asked Serena’s husband to invest in the NWSL team: «BUY A NWSL UR A BILLIONAIRE F**KING LETTERAL TEAM,» he wrote. When another fan picked up the comment and asked if the fan’s request was the reason for his investment in Angel City FC, Ohanian responded: «That definitely helped.
I’m not a billionaire yet, but this has been pretty convincing.»
BUY AN NWSL TEAM YOU ARE A FUCKING LITERAL BILLIONAIRE — han (@cheneysfc) July 7, 2019
In the #WSFAnnualSalute Last night, Alexis Ohanian explained that after tweeting her support for the NWSL/women’s soccer in 2019, she was told to put her money where her mouth was.
Hears @alexisohanian — Is this the tweet that convinced you? 😂 — Alex Azzi (@AlexAzziNBC) October 13, 2022
serena and alexis
Serena is the second of two daughters born to Richard Williams and Oracene Price.
He has an older sister, Venus Williams. She has three older half-sisters on her mother’s side: Yetunde Price, who was murdered in 2003 at the age of 31, Isha Price, and Lyndrea Price. Additionally, she has at least seven other half-siblings on her father’s side.
On November 16, 2017, she married Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, and two months earlier, on September 1, she became a mother to a daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., after numerous complications during childbirth.
Serena has won 73 WTA singles titles: 23 of these are Grand Slam events, making her the second player to win the most majors in this specialty behind only Margaret Smith Court. She has achieved the virtual Grand Slam, which consists of winning four consecutive Grand Slams not in the same calendar year, twice, a feat that has been renamed in her honor as Serena Slam.
She can also boast five WTA finals and 19 Premier category tournaments, as well as 21 Tier I and Tier II titles and the gold medal won at the London Olympics in 2012 against Maria Sharapova.