Soccer

US and Canada soccer stars share beautiful wedding on social media

Just after Team USA won the World Cup, professional soccer player Ella Masar won the heart of her new wife, Canada's star goalkeeper Erin McLeod.

Read More
July 29, 2014

VIDEO: Colombian Transgender women form a soccer team to eliminate transphobia

As a way to raise awareness about the Colombian transgender community and help eliminate transphobia, a group of transgender women formed a soccer team.

Read More
June 3, 2014

Ahead Of World Cup, poll finds soccer fans worldwide support openly gay players

Although there will be no openly out players in the 2014 World Cup, a recent poll suggests that majority of fans are ready for a change.

Read More
June 3, 2014

Arsenal London team manager Arsène Wenger speaks out on inclusion of gay players

The manager of one of world's most prominent soccer clubs, in a recent interview, expressed his support for gay soccer players.

Read More
June 16, 2014

In light of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, GLAAD recognizes out soccer players

Although these athlete will not participate in the World Cup in Brazil, it is important to highlight key athletes as they help pave the pave for equality in sports all over the world.

Read More

VICE News interviews Jaiyah Saelua, the first transgender athlete to play in a World Cup qualifier

In 2011, Jaiyah Saelua of American Samoa became the first openly transgender person to play in a FIFA World Cup qualifier. Her performance in the match was instrumental to breaking the American Samoan team's losing streak by clearing a goal-bound ball from the opposing team and preserving their first ever win.

Read More
January 14, 2014

Openly gay soccer player Liam Davis hopes more follow Thomas Hitzlsperger's coming out

An openly gay British soccer player speaks out about Thomas Hitzlsperger's coming out story hoping it would influence other athletes to come out as well.

Read More
January 10, 2014

National Soccer Coaches Association of America launches "Gay, Lesbian and Ally" website

The National Soccer Coaches Association of America pushes towards equality in sports by launching the "Gay, Lesbian and Ally" website. The site offers many useful resources to help make sports more inclusive of the LGBT athletes.

Read More

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Soccer