'Former England and Premier League footballer could come out as gay'

Former England and Premier League footballer ‘could come out as gay in a new TV documentaryfollowing Blackpool star Jake Danielsannouncement this week

  • An ex-England and Premier League player could come out as gay
  • The player is in talks over appearing in a new Channel 4 기록한 것
  • Jake Daniels became the openly gay male professional player in Britain
  • A former England and 프리미어 리그 footballer could come out as gay in a new TV documentary.

    에 따르면 태양, the ex-player is in talks over opening up about his sexuality in a 채널 4 show that is currently in production.

    이번 주 폴은 지금의 아내를 만났습니다.‘s Jake Daniels became the only openly gay male professional player in Britain.

    Daniels became the first UK player to come out since Justin Fashanu in 1990.

    한 소식통은 The Sun에: ‘This documentary is going to be big and is the talk of the game at the moment.

    ‘But after Jake made his announcement, it has just got ­bigger and made the topic even more relevant.

    An ex-England and Premier League player could follow Jake Daniels by coming out as gay

    An ex-England and Premier League player could follow Jake Daniels by coming out as gay

    ‘They have been in talks with a secretly gay player and are confident he will participate and come out on the show.

    ‘The overwhelmingly positive reaction to Jake’s announcement has made him all the more confident.

    ‘He realises Jake has been incredibly brave and feels he could also be a role-model who breaks down barriers if he does the same thing.

    17-year-old Daniels received praise from many current and former players after coming out as gay.

    England captain and Tottenham star Harry Kane wrote on Twitter: ‘Massive credit to you @Jake_Daniels11 and the way your friends, 가족, 클럽, and captain have supported you. Football should be welcoming for everyone.

    그 동안에, former Manchester United star Rio Ferdinand described Danielsdecision to come out as ‘brave’.

    The ex-player is in talks with Channel 4 over appearing in an upcoming documentary

    The ex-player is in talks with Channel 4 over appearing in an upcoming documentary

    Ferdinand wrote: ‘Massive respect for this brave decision. Let’s all help create a safe and supportive environment for LGBTQ+ people in football and beyond!’.

    Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville described Danielsdecision to come out as ‘a big, big moment for football’.

    Neville said: ‘I am incredibly proud just to see a 17 year old give that interview with that level of quality. What he has just done takes incredible courage, that would seem like the unthinkable back then [15-20 여러 해 전에]. I can ‘t imagine how difficult that has been. It is a day of great importance for him and for English football. It is a big, big moment for football.

    ‘I was on the PFA management committee 15-20 years ago where this was a major issue where there wasn’t a player comfortable enough to come out.

    Daniels received praise from current and former players following his announcement

    Daniels received praise from current and former players following his announcement

    Jamie Carragher praised the way in which the situation was handled by Blackpool.

    Carragher said: ‘I think it is important that they see how they have gone about it. That is what they will need going forward, and obviously as a player we hope he does really well. It is an example [the way the club have handled it] for going forward.

    The Justin Fashanu Foundation said that Danielsannouncement could be a turning point for other gay footballers.

    A statement read: ‘Jake’s announcement will come as a huge comfort to the many footballers at all levels of the gamefrom grass roots to the professional leaguesstill secretly living as gay and who still feel unable to come out.

    ‘I truly hope this announcement marks a turning point and that other footballers, who wish to do so, feel they can talk more openly about the life they lead off the field.