Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. A Twitter account claiming to belong to an anonymous gay footballer has been deleted, a day before the user was due to reveal his identity. CNN A Twitter account claiming to belong to an anonymous gay footballer has been deleted, a day before the user was due to reveal his identity. In his first tweet, the user footballergay claimed he was a professional footballer "hoping to break the mould" and would "reveal his identity soon.
Racist abuse directed at footballers supporting Enough social media boycott Dr Stefan Lawrence, an expert in masculinity in sport and senior lecturer at Newman University in Birmingham, agrees that women's football has a "different culture" to men's. Lawrence continues that while the women's game has evolved to be more inclusive, the male game "evolved differently" and is still influenced by "traditional views", and as a result "the fans within men's football play a part in preventing male players sticking their heads above the parapet". Credit: Three Lions Pride The fact that there were 41 players or coaches at the Women's World Cup who were openly gay or bisexual means that being so in the female game is more of a norm. Whereas in the upper levels of the male game there are none.
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Casey Stoney , who captained the England women's team , is a lesbian The prominent gay rights activist Peter Tatchell joined a Football Association campaign against homophobia in football,  but later left stating the organisation does not take the matter seriously. Stonewall Football Club is currently[ when? Moody left his job as sporting director of Crystal Palace as a result. In his suicide note , he stated: "I realised that I had already been presumed guilty. I do not want to give any more embarrassment to my friends and family.
Media playback is not supported on this device England women's captain Casey Stoney no longer frightened of what people might think England women's captain Casey Stoney has spoken publicly about being gay for the first time. Stoney, 31, told BBC Sport she decided to come out after the positive reaction to diver Tom Daley saying he was in a relationship with a man, and because of the "loving relationship" she is in. That should never happen. I was frightened of the stereotypes, frightened of being judged, frightened of what other people might say, especially the abuse you can get through social media.
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Pinterest There are no gay footballers in the Premier League. Off the record: anyone's guess. Clarke Carlisle , former chairman of the Professional Footballer's Association, has said eight professional players have told him they're gay. Both Carlisle and Fashanu were, of course, told in confidence.
In his autobiography, Brian Clough recounts a dressing down he gave Fashanu after hearing rumours that he was going to gay bars. The coroner said the prejudices he experienced, plus the sexual assault charge he was facing at the time of his death, probably overwhelmed him. He later admitted he had considered quitting the game because of the abuse and the humiliation he felt. One example of the public abuse he suffered came in a Premier League match between Chelsea and Liverpool on 27 February , Le Saux became involved in a running series of taunts with Liverpool striker Robbie Fowler. With Le Saux preparing to take a free kick, Fowler repeatedly bent over and pointed his backside in the Chelsea player's direction.