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What They're Saying
September 18th, 2013 7:38PM



"It's time for football clubs and players to step up and make a visible stand against homophobia in our national game. By wearing rainbow laces players will send a message of support to gay players and can begin to drag football into the 21st century."

-- Laura Doughty, the deputy chief executive of gay rights organization Stonewall, which has sent rainbow-colored shoe laces to all professional clubs in England and encouraged players to don them during next weekend's games in support of a campaign to kick homophobia out of soccer. (The Guardian)

1 comment
  1. Aresenal Fan
    commented on: September 20, 2013 at 4:32 p.m.
    Never seen that problem anywhere I played for the past 20 years or seeing at my kids game either.... just wondering were this is happining???

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