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Hysen supported a campaign asking players to wear rainbow-colored laces to promote awareness of homophobia in football.

However, Fulham's David Stockdale (pictured) was one of the few players at British clubs who took up the invitation.

Sport's biggest lesbian star is 18-time grand slam tennis champion Martina Navratilova, who announced she was gay shortly after gaining U. Former Wales rugby union captain Gareth Thomas described the conflict between his sport and his sexuality when he came out in 2009, telling the Daily Mail newspaper: "It is barbaric.

I could never have come out without first establishing myself and earning respect as a player." "My mum (Debbie) has been so supportive as well. I wanted to put an end to all the rumors and speculation, and just say it and tell you guys. "My friends and family are always there to support me. I mean I'm still Tom, I still want to win an Olympic gold medal in Rio 2016 for Great Britain. It would be great to have you guys on that journey, too." Daley will now head to Houston, Texas, for the Team GB training camp until Christmas.

"For me honesty is important and I've always been honest.

I may have been vague in some of my answers, but I've always been honest.

"It did take me by surprise a little bit," he said. I wanted to say something and I feel like now I am ready to do it." Daley shot to prominence in 2008 after reaching the finals of both the individual 10-meter platform and 10-meter platform synchro events at the Beijing Olympics at the age of 14.

"I did have in the back of my mind that something like that could happen. Right now I'm dating a guy and couldn't be happier. People are going to have their own opinions and I think people are going to make a big deal about this. He has since go on to establish himself as a celebrity both in and out of the diving arena, gaining over 2.4 million Twitter followers and even having his own television show in the UK, called "Splash." His life in the public eye has not come without its problems.

He made the revelations in his autobiography after retiring from the game.

He said: "One thing I consider to be pretty important is having a private life and you're probably thinking, 'Why did you do a book, why did you do a documentary?

' "In an ideal world I wouldn't be doing this video because it wouldn't matter, but recently I was misquoted in an interview and it made me feel really angry.

"It wasn't until spring this year that something just clicked and felt right. Daley suffered bullying at school and was subjected to vile online abuse last year after placing fourth in the synchro event at London 2012, before bouncing back to stand on the podium in the individual competition.

He also lost his father Rob in 2011 following a five-year battle with cancer.

He made the revelations in his autobiography after retiring from the game.

He said: "One thing I consider to be pretty important is having a private life and you're probably thinking, 'Why did you do a book, why did you do a documentary?

' "In an ideal world I wouldn't be doing this video because it wouldn't matter, but recently I was misquoted in an interview and it made me feel really angry.

"It wasn't until spring this year that something just clicked and felt right. Daley suffered bullying at school and was subjected to vile online abuse last year after placing fourth in the synchro event at London 2012, before bouncing back to stand on the podium in the individual competition.

He also lost his father Rob in 2011 following a five-year battle with cancer.

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