Apparently we both like pistachio ice cream and the color orange
— Marco meeting Xo for the first time
|Jane the Virgin character
Professionel football player (retired)
Xiomara De La Vega (dated)
is a recurring character on Season 1
of CW dramedy Jane the Virgin
. He is portrayed by Nicholas Gonzalez.
Marco is a former professional soccer player, who has now retired to spend more time with his daughter. He is a calm, nice guy who is interested in Xiomara.
Marco's daughter Eva, who takes Xo's dance class, introduces him to Xiomara, trying to set them up. Both find the situation cute, but upon meeting Xiomara Marco is interested and asks her out.