Manchester United were knocked out of the FA Cup by Chelsea a couple of weeks back, losing 1-0 at Stamford Bridge.
It seems like stigma and prejudice around women playing football has been around forever as the sport fails annually in delivering on Equality Inclusion and Diversity.
The attitude of football fans towards the presence of gay players has changed dramatically in the last 25 years, according to a Loughborough University academic.
Some football clubs has refused to engage with the rainbow laces campaign and the reason is just poor excuse to not take a stand against homophobia in football.
Straight sportsmen can’t seem to stop getting their kit off for the pink press, says Benjamin Cohen.
We at Just a Ball Game? are delighted to see the results from Bournemouth University students who have recently researched in to the wide scale homophobia in sport.
Players, former players and administrators have called on clubs and governing bodies to smash open football's "closed shop" and go further to offer opportunities to a more diverse range of people at all levels of the game.
Thierry Henry told Iain Dale that it would be “amazing” if gay football players were able to come out.
A group of LGBT football fans were set upon in a pre-planned homophobic attack in London as they prepared to go and watch Charlton Athletic play on Saturday.
Tom Daley has been embraced and congratulated by sporting fans around the world after he revealed he is now in a relationship with a guy.