Melchie Dumornay, Adidas,
Haitian soccer player Melchie "Corventina" Dumornay sitting on a ball while sporting an Adidas sweatsuit and Adidas cleats. Photo credit: Corventina Dumornay's Facebook page

CAP-HAITIEN — Haitian women’s soccer team’s star player Melchie “Corventina” Dumornay has signed with megabrand Adidas, she announced via Facebook.

“It’s all about Adidas now,” Dumornay, 19, said in a Nov. 2 Facebook post.

Details of the deal with the mega brand were not released. Corventina’s agent Takumi Jeannin told Loop only that the contract will be long term.

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Onz Chery is a Haiti correspondent for The Haitian Times. Chery started his journalism career as a City College of New York student with The Campus. He later wrote for First Touch, local soccer leagues in New York and Elite Sports New York before joining The Haitian Times in 2019.