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Spectator carrying Pride rainbow flag storms World Cup clash between Portugal and Uruguay

Spectator carrying Pride rainbow flag storms World Cup clash between Portugal and Uruguay amid row over Qatar’s anti-LGBT laws By Alastair Lockhart For Mailonline Published: 20:25 GMT, 28 November 2022 | Updated: 20:36 GMT, 28 November 2022 A protestor carrying a Pride flag has run onto the pitch at the Portugal v Uruguay match at … Read more

Wellington Phoenix captain wears pride armband during A-League Women match

  Wellington Phoenix skipper captain Kate Taylor is wearing special “pride progress” armband to show solidarity with the LGBTI+ community during the team’s A-League Women match against Western United. The gesture will be made by every captain across the competition this weekend, uniting with Adelaide United, who had commissioned the armbands for their Pride Cup … Read more

Australian fan ‘barred from FIFA World Cup ticketing centre’ in Qatar over rainbow gay pride flag

An Aussie fan in Qatar for the World Cup has claimed he was turned away from the ticketing centre after security found a rainbow pride flag in his bag. The Socceroos supporter, who travelled to Doha to watch the side in action, asked to remain anonymous because he fears for his safety in Qatar, where … Read more

‘Sport is a way for Wales to stand out’: Why Welsh pride is a World Cup advantage

Martin Rogers FOX Sports Insider AL RAYYAN, Qatar — The remit of every head coach in the World Cup is, and has always been, to try to build the best national team possible.  “But when it comes to Wales,” former Welsh forward Iwan Roberts told me, “they are trying to build the atmosphere of a … Read more

England team head to Fifa World Cup in Qatar in LGBTI+ Pride plane named ‘Rain Bow’

  The English football team is heading to the Fifa World Cup in Qatar in Virgin Atlantic’s LGBTI+ Pride plane named Rain Bow. It is the latest show of defiance against Qatar’s infamous anti-same-sex laws. Earlier this week, Lufthansa flew the German team to their training camp in Oman on a plane with a special … Read more

England team land in Qatar on Gay Pride jet ahead of World Cup 2022

England‘s World Cup squad have landed in Qatar as the countdown continues to the tournament getting underway. Gareth Southgate‘s side left the national team training ground at St George’s Park this morning and headed out onto the team coach, where a huge group of supporters were waiting to cheer them on. They headed from their … Read more

Catriona Williams’ pride and joy Roch ‘N’ Horse wins $3m Champions Sprint

Wairarapa’s Catriona Williams brushed away tears of delight as her wonder mare, Roch ‘N’ Horse, downed the world’s top-rated sprinter Nature Strip at Champions Day at Flemington in Melbourne. “How lucky we are to have this horse,’’ Williams said after Roch ‘N’ Horse won the A$3 million (NZ$3.26m) Champions Sprint on Saturday at the same … Read more

Manly Sea Eagles forward Josh Aloiai won’t wear pride jersey

Loading “A difference of opinion is not a difference of respect.” Aloiai, who claimed his gay sister supported his stance, said his teammates were left in an unenviable position because their religious views directly conflicted with their job. “You should never be put in (that) situation,” he said. “Our atheist boys, for Easter round, we … Read more

Florida man sues Palm Beach schools over gay pride flags in classroom

The father of a seventh-grade student in Florida has sued the Palm Beach County School Board, demanding two LGBTQ+ pride flags be removed from his son’s classroom and claiming they amounted to “brainwashing.” Frank Deliu, a Wellington resident, said in the suit filed last week that he was forced to ask for his son to be removed from … Read more