Gay Footballers

Hitzlsperger Reaction Shows Acceptance Is on the Horizon

Matthew Smith | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Sport
Matthew Smith

This week, ex-Aston Villa, West Ham and Everton midfielder Thomas Hitzlsperger moved from having status as another Premier league also-ran who retired having never truly justified his wage bill, to the rare pantheon of footballers who have had the courage to come out as gay...

Joey Barton Considers Suing Daily Mail Columnist

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 05.12.2012 | UK Sport

Joey Barton is considering suing Daily Mail sports columnist, Martin Samuel, for an article he wrote suggesting the footballer should come out as gay....

Football Needs A 'Gay Hero'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester United stopper Anders Lindegaard has said football needs a "gay hero", and slammed the sports "primitive" and "intolerant" attitudes toward...

Football - It's Not All Racism!

Ryan Houston | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK Sport
Ryan Houston

Perhaps the 'beautiful game', isn't so beautiful after all?