The world of football is really trying to clean up it’s act. First there is the attempt to tackle the on-going racism and now this.
Via The Guardian
Oxford City have sacked their striker Lee Steele for posting a homophobic remark on Twitter about the former Wales rugby player Gareth Thomas.
Mike Ford, manager of the Southern Football League Premier Division club, said the decision was taken in response to Steele tweeting about Thomas’s appearance in Celebrity Big Brother. Steele wrote:
“I wouldn’t fancy the bed next to Gareth Thomas #padlock my arse”.
Ford told the BBC: “On this occasion Lee’s had to pay for his error of judgment. He’s made a homophobic comment, [but] that doesn’t necessarily mean he’s homophobic.” Continue Reading….
Oh dear..oh dear Lee. Next time think before you tweet!
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