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Robbie Rogers hopes for change

March 29, 2013
By ESPN.com news services
Former MLS and U.S. national team midfielder Robbie Rogers said Friday that "in football it's obviously impossible to come out," according to a report.

The 25-year-old former Leeds midfielder, who announced that he was gay last month, told The Guardian he felt remaining in football after publicly declaring his homosexuality was "impossible."

"Would I have had the same opportunities when I was younger if I'd come out?" Rogers said in The Guardian. "I don't think so. There would ...

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