A few days ago two England international footballers had to come out and clear the rumors about them being gay, first name was Ashley Cole and the later one is Luke Shaw who plays for Manchester United. British media has been actively trying to find the next gay footballers since than. Today we take a look at some famous cases of homosexuality in football and some current footballers who might be gays. Justin Fashanu:.
Stonewall FC – the world’s best gay football team
Homosexuality in English football - Wikipedia
Thanks to these prominent athletes who are gay, the sports world is becoming more and more accepting of homosexual players. Who is the most famous gay athlete? Football star Michael Sam made headlines in when he became the first openly gay athlete to be drafted into the NFL. Olympic diver Greg Louganis is openly gay.
Britain's Gay Footballers
None of these athletes are confirmed to be gay or anything like that. The purpose of this list is to go a bit more in depth about some of the rumors that are surrounding these players, not to convince the reader that these athletes are gay. Or, and not to quote Seinfeld, that there would be anything wrong with that. In the modern day, it is completely acceptable and encouraged for individuals to be who they really are and receive support from those around them.
This is a list of notable, openly lesbian , gay , bisexual , pansexual , and transgender sportspeople. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This list could be expanded with people from: Category:Bisexual sportspeople , Category:Gay sportsmen , Category:Lesbian sportswomen and Category:Transgender and transsexual sportspeople. Wikimedia list article. This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness.