A famous Hispanic athlete would be Lionel Messi, who is a famous soccer player from Argentina. :) (Extra fact: fÃºtbol means "soccer" in Spanish.)
Pele or David Beckham .
Didier Drogba, he is a famous futball (soccer) player who plays for Chelsea.
Mia Hamm, who is famous for soccer.
Hendry Thomas, a soccer player, is a famous athlete from Honduras. He was born in La Ceiba, Honduras, and has played for several teams including Olimpia and Colorado Rapids.
Lucas Leiva, famous soccer player played for Liverpool fc and Brazil.
Francesco Totti, soccer player. born in Rome, lives in Rome and plays for Roma.
Victor Valdes is a professional soccer player. He currently plays for FC Barcelona.
Javier Mascherano is a famous athlete from Argentina. He plays football, or soccer as it is known in the United States, for FC Barcelona and for the Argentina national team.
The first Canadian athlete in football [not soccer or Rugby] was ... ta ta! A Canadian ATHLETE. Had you asked WHO [rather than what] you might have had a better answer. Use Google or Yahoo instead of being so lazy.