Souness mengatakan lebih banyak keinginan yang harus dilakukan sebelum pemain sepakbola homoseksual kelua
Graeme Souness believes more could maybe also aloof be done to mark out homophobia in football prior to any active homosexual gamers feel tickled about popping out.
The sixty six-300 and sixty five days-old faded Liverpool and Rangers midfielder acknowledged he develop to be once from a generation which had been “extremely homophobic” nonetheless added that he had discovered a search advice from to the Pleasure Festival in Brighton final 300 and sixty five days enlightening.
Nonetheless, talking right via a week right via which the Premier League has supported Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces campaign in toughen of homosexual, lesbian, bisexual or transgender other folks in sport, Souness acknowledged there develop to be once aloof primary work to be done.
🗣 “I went to Brighton Pleasure and it develop to be once enlightening. We now have to build an atmosphere where they feel tickled.” @MattMurray20 and Graeme Souness focus on the shortcoming of overtly homosexual gamers in the @premierleague.
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“I deem the PFA and Premier League have to peek at themselves,” Souness acknowledged on Sky Sports actions.
“You build a ask to the ask “why has no one ever come out?” I don’t deem football has created an atmosphere where any individual would feel tickled and guaranteed about announcing ‘I’m homosexual’.
“There could maybe also aloof be homosexual and bisexual gamers playing in the Premier League, there has to be, nonetheless no one has felt tickled sufficient to come assist out and issue ‘that is me’.”
Souness, who began his occupation in 1970 with Tottenham and performed on till 1991, when he develop to be once player-manager of Rangers, added: “I came from a generation, a time in our football, where it develop to be once extremely homophobic, the banter in the dressing room.
“Nonetheless 9 months ago I came and took phase in a parade here, and it develop to be once enlightening and I learned so primary and it changed my perspective.
“It develop to be once a effective day out, it develop to be once sunny, it develop to be once mobbed, there had been tens of thousands of folk there and I discovered it extremely academic and it develop to be once a thoroughly huge day out.
“I’d converse any individual even as you happen to would deserve to be taught more to come assist down here to that parade and you’ll come away with an fully varied knowing.”