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Most fans comfortable with gay players, poll shows

Most fans comfortable with gay players, poll shows

December 13, 2017

LONDON, Dec 13 — More than three-quarters of football fans across the globe would have no problem if a player in their national team came out as gay or bisexual, a poll showed today. Conducted by fan-opinion platform Forza Football and campaign group Stonewall, the survey asked more than 50,000 supporters in 38 countries about their attitudes towards inclusion and homophobia. Equal rights campaigners hope the World Cup in Russia next year and the following tournament in Qatar in... Read more

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Brooklyn Nets guard Allen Crabbe (33) shoots as Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) defends during the third quarter at Barclays Centre, Brooklyn December 13, 2017. — Reuters pic

Brooklyn Nets guard Allen Crabbe (33) shoots as Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) defends during the third quarter at Barclays Centre, Brooklyn December 13, 2017. — Reuters pic Read More