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Alex Kay-Jelski

The Times’ sports editor on why an openly gay Premier League footballer will change the world

"We’ve all heard the well-intentioned clichés: it doesn’t matter; who cares if someone is gay; how is this even news in the 21st century?

It’s the inevitable response when the topic of openly gay footballers creeps back on to the news agenda for the umpteenth time. And after a recent front page of the Daily Mirror, which claimed that two high-profile Premier League footballers – one an England international – are ready to come out, the conversation started again.

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