• We agree that everyone should be able to participate in, watch and enjoy sports — whoever they are and whatever their background.
    • We agree that sports are about fairness and equality, respect and dignity. Sports teach individuals how to strive and succeed, how to cope with success and disappointment, and bring people together to achieve a common goal.
    • We are committed to making these values a reality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. We will work together, and individually, to rid the game of soccer of homophobia and transphobia.
    • We will make soccer a welcome, inviting, and inclusive place for everyone — for those participating in the sport, those attending matches and for those working or volunteering in it — while making a deliberate effort to reach out to GLBT people. We will work with all these groups to ensure they have a voice, and to challenge unacceptable behavior, including working to eliminate homophobic language from the game.

Check out the original “The Power of Allies” post.



  • Jimmy Conrad, MLS and USMNT defender, currently an analyst with Fox Soccer
  • Paul Dalgish, MLS forward, currently coach of the Austin Aztex
  • Brian Dunseth, MLS and US Men’s Olympic Team midfielder/defender, currently an analyst with Fox Soccer and RSL
  • Ian Joy, MLS defender, currently an analyst with FC Dallas
  • Alexi Lalas, MLS, USMNT, and Serie A defender, currently an analyst with ESPN
  • Kyle Martino, MLS and USMNT midfielder, currently an analyst with Fox Soccer
  • Taylor Twellman, MLS and USMNT forward, currently an analyst with ESPN


Notable Fans


Supporters Groups

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  1. We at the UnionDues and YSA Report support you guys!

  2. but they’re all guys

  3. well, i’m sure you’re working on it. high five

  4. You have the full support of du Nord!

  5. A lot of USWNT players recently retweeted their support for gay marriage and the Prop 8 reversal if that counts 🙂
    keep up the great work, guys!

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