This is a huge thing for him and such a brave decision. For all the dinosaurs out there that will be flooding the comment sections of the Daily Hate Mail with comments such as, we don't need to know, why tell us, nobody cares, keep your personal life to yourself, etc, I'll say that the answer is the same I gave my mother when I told her I was going on the Pride march in the 90s, It's because people think I should hide myself away and deny who I am to make their bigoted beliefs valid. They are not. Some people are gay, get over it!
Blackpool forward Jake Daniels has described his ‘massive relief’ at coming out, becoming the first active UK male footballer since Justin Fashanu