Leander Schaerlaeckens

World OutGames

Meet the Mexican Soccer Team Taking on Fan Homophobia

The Zorros Club de Futbol Gay were formed in 2013 in order to fight homophobia in a country where chanting anti-gay slurs at Mexican national team matches is still the norm.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
5.31.17
Social Media

Sunderland Paper Reassigns Reporter Who Facebooked Nasty Things about Team Six Years Ago

Six years ago, Newcastle United fan said some terrible things about Sunderland on his personal Facebook account and now he's lost his job covering Sunderland because of it.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.20.16
Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola is Pissed at Reporters, Yaya Touré, and Basically Everyone Else in the World

Pep Guardiola will not play Yaya Touré until he apologizes for his agent blasting the Man City manager.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.20.16
wayne rooney

This Wayne Rooney Lowlight Reel is Bad News for Manchester United, England National Team

Wayne Rooney is only 30, but he appears to be toast.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.19.16
firings

German Club Fires Coach on Bus Ride Home from Another Loss

Werder Bremen fired manager Viktor Skrypnyk on the bus ride home after opening the Bundesliga season with three losses.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.19.16
Jesus Tomillero

Gay Soccer Ref in Spain Getting Death Threats from Fans After Coming Out

Jesus Tomillero has endured slurs and is now getting death threats since coming out as gay.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.16.16
war

Meet the Wounded Soldiers Finding Meaning at the Warrior Games

Wounded soldiers competed against one another in the Warrior Games, the military's version of the Paralympics.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.15.16
ultras

Ultras at Champions League Match Pepper Spray UEFA Stewards

Legia Warsaw ultras got their hands on some pepper spray and turned it on the stewards at the Dortmund match today.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.14.16
Neymar

Neymar Posts Video of Him Singing Terribly, Possibly Lost a Bet?

This has got to be a joke. For Neymar's sake, for our sake. Please.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.14.16
Bastian Schweinsteiger

Manchester United Have Literally Written Off Bastian Schweinsteiger

Manchester United think so little of Bastien Schweinsteiger they are looking to write him off their accounting books.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.12.16
transfer bans

Transfer Bans on Real and Atletico Madrid Will Shake Up Balance of Power

Even though Barcelona was able to survive a similar transfer ban, Real and Atletico might really be in trouble.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.9.16
PROTESTS

"Fucking Unbelievable": Megan Rapinoe on Washington Spirit Owner Playing Anthem While Players Still in Locker Room

Washington Spirit owner Bill Lynch accused Megan Rapinoe of hijacking the national anthem and announced that he was hijacking it back.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
9.8.16
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