The French player, Olivier GiroudHe assured it In football it is impossible to declare homosexual and noted that he understands the difficulty that many athletes need to endure to confront their sexuality.
Giroudm, in an interview with Le Figaro, recalled the German experience Thomas Hitzlsperger, the one who declared his homosexuality in January 2014 when he was already retired. "When Hitzlsperger made his decision, that was when I told myselfIt is impossible to show homosexuality in football".
"In a storage room there is a lot of testosterone, companionship, collective showers … It's complicated, but it's so. I understand the pain and difficulty of the children coming out (from the wardrobe), "he explained.
"I am very tolerant of this issue, when I was in Montpellier I participated in this match posing for the newspaper Têtu", recognized French gay magazine. In addition, he reminds me that "in Arsenal, when I was asked to wear the colors of" Rainbow "in support of gay exams, I did that too," he added.