Swedish Football player comes out as gay

After being inspired by Michael Sam's coming out story a Swedish football player announces he is gay. Marcus Juhlin contacted a Swedish magazine QX for an interview. According to Towleroad:

"Please help me come out from the closet and close that door once and for all" He's the first American football player in Sweden to come out, and according to the QX team, the reaction from his team mates and from the other teams in the league have been amazing. "They all support and respect him," said QX editor in chief Anders Öhrmantold


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