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Jake Daniels

Jake Daniels is first UK footballer to come out in 32 years

It has been 32 years since the UK’s first professional male football player came out as gay, Jake Daniels is now the second.  The seventeen year old forward who plays for Blackpool came out in an interview this week. He has been applauded for his bravery by fans worldwide. Jake Daniels sat down for an …

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After Tokyo, how’d Team LGBTIQ+ do in the Beijing Olympics

Last year’s Tokyo Olympics set a record for the number of out LGBTIQ+ competing. So how did Team LGBTIQ+ do during the Beijing Olympics? There’s good news and bad. The 2022 Beijing Olympics saw a record number of out competitors — for a Winter Olympics. But that’s still under 40 by our count. The Tokyo …

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Aussie soccer star Josh Cavallo comes out in emotional statement

At just 21 years old professional soccer player Josh Cavallo has come out as gay. In an emotional statement on Twitter Josh said. “I am proud to publicly announce that I am gay.” This makes Cavallo the only gay current male professional footballer in the world. Josh Cavallo: “I couldn’t be happier with my decision …