Supporters blame clubs and agents for forcing players to keep quiet about their sexuality
Gay men in the UK have voted Liverpool's Steven Gerrard the' hottest player' in the Premier League after an online poll.
Two men appeared before Blackburn magistrates charged with chanting racist and homophobic remarks during the Cup game between Rovers and Queens Park Rangers on January 8.
£1,000 has been raised in aid of the Japanese Tsunami victims following a charity football match between Leftfooters FC and the cast of West End musical Wicked.
Football will turn pink on Saturday - when gay fans celebrate the first Justin Fashanu Day.
Footballer David Beckham has spoken about his role as an icon for gay men and his love of fashion. The England star also said that his famous Giorgio Armani underwear ads were all him and no digital manipulation of his bulge took place.