homophobia in football

Bayern Munich have been sanctioned with a partial closure of their stadium for the Champions League quarter-final against
Some Premier League clubs will not be wearing the rainbow laces "The club supports the League’s central anti-discrimination
Joey Barton has called for professional footballers in England and Scotland to support a campaign addressing homophobia in
Brighton fans have implored the football authorities to combat the level of homophobia in football after such abuse has featured
Tackling homophobia in sport is not just important for sport itself; it has much wider implications, from addressing LGBT issues, homophobic attitudes in society and homophobic bullying in schools.
Zenit St Petersburg's largest supporters group has demanded the club not buy black or gay players. Russian Premier League
The Manchester United goalkeeper Anders Lindegaard has said gay footballers are "in need of a hero" if the game is to successfully
Antonio Cassano, one of Italy's main strikers at Euro 2012, has been criticised after he made a homophobic remark during
The FA must be louder when it condemns homophobia, and tougher when players and fans engage in anti-gay abuse. Match officials and stewards must show that homophobia is unacceptable by taking robust action when they see it, inside and outside the ground.