“I hope that we get to a stage where everyone can just choose to love who they want to love and not feel that they have to then explain that to anyone”
“No one’s told me I can’t wear an armband. I’m an ex-England player, but it’s not me going out on that pitch”
Former England captain Alex Scott reveals that she’s still dealing with the “cost” of wearing One Love armband at Qatar World CupPublished on :
“And that’s the cost because of the abuse and everything that goes with it. The hate. The death threats. And do you know what? It’s actually sad that I’m like, ‘it’s nothing new’.”
LGBTQIA women and non-binary people are becoming increasingly visible, with politicians, media stars, authors and business leaders all demonstrating that determination and talent can overcome prejudice.
Today, the 2023 Women’s Football Awards released the much anticipated shortlist for the upcoming ceremony which will recognise the hard work of people, brands and organisations that have shown dedication to helping women’s football to grow.