Antonio Cassano asked about gays

June 14, 2012
By Associated Press
KRAKOW, Poland -- Italy forward Antonio Cassano said Tuesday that he hopes there are no gay players on the national team at the European Championship, and used a derogatory word to describe gays.

After being told by an Italian reporter that there might be some gay players on the team, Cassano appeared at a loss for words before responding.

"Q----- in the national team? That's their business. But I hope not," Cassano said.

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