Helena Costa has become the first female coach in France's professional men's soccer history after being hired by Clermont, a club in France's second-tier league, Ligue 2.
Congratulations to Helena Costa on historic appointment http://t.co/zH2LkJu9Im— Celtic Football Club (@celticfc) May 7, 2014
Helena Costa story is great news. Hope to see both more female coaches AND coaches of color get an opportunity to coach at the top level.— Sean Monaghan (@RiseOfTreinador) May 7, 2014
Great to see a female getting a good job in football management. Helena Costa taking over at Clermont in French Ligue 2 next season.— ChelseaChatter (@CFCChatter) May 7, 2014
French side Clermont appoints manager Helena Costa as their new coach. 1st female manager on this level of football!— Saša Ibrulj (@sasaibrulj) May 7, 2014