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Does a footballers sexual orientation really matter?

During the current football season we have seen a vast amount of interest through the media about openly gay footballers. This firstly came through the use of rainbow laces to support gay footballers and then both high and low profile footballers ‘coming out’. 494 more words

National Guard 2014 MLS Preview: L.A. Galaxy

Glamor lies on the pitches of Europe for many of our finest stars. But, as pioneers like Donovan, Dempsey and Bradley have proven, those who do most of their work stateside are just — if not more important — to USMNT hopes. 1,153 more words

USMNT

The toughest match: coming out

Homosexuality in sport has found itself in the media spotlight for a fair amount of the past year. In February last year former Leeds United footballer Robbie Rogers announced not only his retirement from the game but that he was gay too. 879 more words

Football

Poll: Should Gay Players Be Allowed in Professional Sports?

2/27/14

MLB issues strong statement on proposed Arizona anti-gay law; NFL remains tight-lipped about possible Super Bowl move wp.me/p14QSB-9q8e
(@ProFootballTalk) February 26, 2014

In anticipation of the next Sea-Talks column we want to ask you a question.

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Jason Collins signs 10-day contract with Brooklyn, becoming the first openly gay active NBA player

The Brooklyn Nets have signed centre Jason Collins to a 10-day contract, making him the first openly gay athlete to play in one of America’s four major sports leagues. 1,121 more words

NBA

Robbie Rogers due back to LA Galaxy practice next week

Look how far we’ve all come in a year. Remember, it was just one short year ago that Robbie Rogers made American sports history.

No matter what the MSM establishment would have you believe, Rogers was the first American professional male athlete in a major sport to reveal publicly that he was gay. 270 more words

Major League Soccer