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:. Justin Fashanu was the still the only footballer to have come out openly as gay and that was way back in , he played for Norwich, Nottingham Forest and Southampton along with 15 other clubs in england and australia. It took 10 years for him to admit publicly that he is gay and he admitted in
13 Celebrities Who Faced Gay Rumors...And Then Came Out
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Today it's common knowledge that Rock Hudson was gay, but in the s a lot of effort went into maintaining his straight leading man image. Now a new documentary, "Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood" —featuring year-old Scotty Bowers, who was an unabashed pimp to the stars—sheds new light on that pre-Stonewall world. Here, to mark Hudson's birthday, are 20 gay and bisexual actors who became movie legends. Tab Hunter was arrested at a gay party in
Tennis' last taboo: Why no openly gay male players?
While coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender LGBT in Hollywood, sports or politics has become increasingly less taboo, these experiences are still extremely personal and not met without backlash. LGBT people frequently have to worry about the possible ramifications coming out will have on their careers, relationships and almost every other aspect of their life and this can be especially true of those in the spotlight. Inspired by recent events , we decided to take a look back on thirteen prominent individuals in the LGBT community who, at some point, faced rumors about their sexuality but waited until later in their life to publicly come out. US Edition U. Coronavirus News U.
The news makes him the first active player affiliated with a Major League organization to come out publicly. Click through to see other openly gay athletes. American soccer legend Abby Wambach's sexuality was an open secret for years before she married fellow soccer player Sarah Huffman in