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U.S. Soccer supports Robbie Rogers
February 15th, 2013 7:55PM

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[U.S. SOCCER] The U.S. Soccer Federation issued the following statement via Twitter after U.S. international Robbie Rogers announced his coming out ...









3 comments
  1. Kerry Solomon
    commented on: February 18, 2013 at 9:04 a.m.
    The individual's sexual orientation means nothing...it's how you perform on the field is what counts.
  1. Richard Broad
    commented on: February 18, 2013 at 9:52 a.m.
    Robbie Rogers was an outstanding player, at The University of Maryland, in MLS, overseas, and with the U.S. National Team, as well as a fine competitor and sportsman. That's what matters.
  1. Scott Ellis
    commented on: February 18, 2013 at 12:57 p.m.
    How does publicly stating you enjoy having anal sex with other men, and the n quitting the sport make you brave? Who is saying you can't be gay and pursue your profession or dreams? How about keeping your private life private, and just go out and play the game you love. As it is Rogers was struggling in anonymity on the fringes of pro soccer, and now he is championed by millions who confuse one's private sexual choices with civil rights.

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