ThunderCat boat racing arrived on the south coast last weekend. The fast paced water sport is relatively unknown and receives little mainstream coverage. After a highly successful event Buzz asks what ThunderCat racing is and what it involves?
After a successful debut season in the second tier of English football, new Cherries fans can now get their hands on season tickets for the 2014/15 season. Eddie Howe’s men gained many admirers last season after finishing 10th in the table and only six points off a position in the playoffs. The Cherries success […]
Liverpool FC have reportedly made their final bid for Southampton’s Adam Lallana. If rejected, the Cherries could miss out on millions of pounds as a sell-on clause in his contract would not be activated. The Merseyside club have reportedly submitted a £25m ‘take it or leave it’ bid for the 26-year-old midfielder. Liverpool had previously […]
Statistics about where homophobia in football currently stands. How many gay players play in England? How many fans would feel comfortable with a gay player playing for their team and how many clubs have signed a charter for action against homophobia? Find out here!
A historical look at homophobia in professional football looking at the key moments in the battle against homophobic abuse. Gay abuse in football still persists today but efforts are being made to eradicate it for good. Find out here, or indeed, remember the darker days of football where homophobic abuse was far more common than today. Find out how this abuse is being challenged not just at the highest level of football but also at its most greenest of roots.
Grass roots football is always championed as where education should start to combat issues that are affecting the game. Kicking out homophobic abuse is no different and it is happening all over the UK via the good work of the Gay Football Supporters Network.
For the last three months I have been investigating how homophobia in football is being dealt with by those within the game and those ruling the game. After Thomas Hitzlsperger announced he was gay earlier this month. Is enough being done by The FA to eradicate homophobia from football?