Out at the World Cup

out at the world cupUK blog Just a Ball Game has compiled a list of players who are out at the World Cup kicking off this weekend in Canada.

They have brought together the over a dozen players and one coach who have publicly come out as members of the LGBT community. It’s great to see them all as a part of international soccer and many have been a part of the United States’ domestic leagues:

USA’s Abby Wambach, formerly of the Western New York Flash

USA’s Megan Rapinoe, also of the Seattle Reign

Canada’s Erin McLeod, also of the Houston Dash

England’s Casey Stoney

England’s Lianne Sanderson, formerly of the Boston Breakers

Germany’s Nadine Angerer, also of the Portland Thorns

Sweden Coach Pia Sundhage, who formerly coached the USA

Sweden’s Caroline Seger

Sweden’s Hedvig Lindahl

Sweden’s Nilla Fischer

Sweden’s Lisa Dahlkvist

New Zealand’s Katie Duncan

Norway’s Isabell Herlovsen

Norway’s Trine¬†R√łnning

Australia’s Michele Heyman

You can check out both sides of the poster at the Just a Ball Game blog.

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