Topics :: soccer
Tuesday Dec 18, 2012
The luxury fashion house, Philipp Plein, has been chosen to dress the US-owned football club, AS Roma. Philipp Plein symbolizes an unconventional, virile, and passionate vision of luxury, with strictly Italian-made craftsmanship.
By Jason St. Amand | Friday Dec 7, 2012
An entire Swedish soccer team has been suspend after athletes hurled anti-gay slurs at rivals during a match earlier this year.
By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Sep 19, 2012
After an anonymous German professional soccer player told a magazine he was gay, the country’s chancellor is urging him to come out by saying, "You need not fear."
Thursday Aug 9, 2012
Olympic U.S. women’s soccer player Megan Rapinoe tells the Associated Press that coming out is "like a weight off my shoulders."
Thursday Jun 14, 2012
Italy coach Cesare Prandelli and his players are not commenting on Antonio Cassano’s remarks on gay soccer players a day before their Euro match with Croatia.
Tale of Two Footballs: Euro Soccer Star Doesn’t Want ’Queers’ on His Team; NFL’s Barwin Says it’s A-OK
By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Jun 14, 2012
While an Italian soccer player made anti-gay comments this week (for which he later apologized) a Houston Texan NFL linebacker voiced his support for gay marriage and a more accepting culture in sports.
Wednesday Jun 13, 2012
Italy forward Antonio Cassano says he hopes there are no gays on his team at the European Championship, then used a derogatory word to describe them.
Thursday May 31, 2012
The New York Gotham Knights are preparing to defend their title as world champions in Manchester this weekend as the city gets set to host the Bingham Cup - the world championship of gay and inclusive rugby.
By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Jan 12, 2012
UK pro soccer player Lee Steele was fired for an anti-gay tweet about retired and openly gay rugby player Gareth Thomas.
By Jason St. Amand | Friday Dec 2, 2011
Welsh football fans were shocked to hear the news of Gary Speed’s apparent suicide last weekend. But with no apparent reason to have hung himself in his home, the blogosphere is buzzing about one theory: that he was going to be outed as gay.