FIFA has made cracking down on homophobic chants a priority at the 2017 Confederations Cup, and their actions for the most part seem to be working.
With two Confederations Cup participants racking up the fines for homophobic chants from fans, FIFA is allowing referees to stop matches for fan behavior.
Supporters groups across the country have started the PrideRaiser fundraising campaign to support LGBT charities in their communities.
FIFA has issued their latest round of fines for World Cup Qualifiers that took place during the March 2017 international break.
The Colorado Rapids have released a video looking to stop the “puto” chant that often accompanies goal kick chants at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park.
Minnesota United president Nick Rogers is one of the members of the sports community who has signed an open letter against Texas SB6.
As anti-transgender legislation was debated in the Texas Capitol last week, we asked leagues and teams for their take. NWSL was the first to respond.
For the second season in a row Minnesota United FC have released a video combating the “puto” goal kick chant that has at times been heard at their games.
In many ways, Atlanta United FC impressed the league with the atmosphere at their inaugural match Sunday. But it was marred by some fan behavior including the chant “puto” during goal kicks.
In Texas this week, debate begins on the latest of the “bathroom bills.” Sports leagues have spoken out against it while soccer has remained silent.