“If Keita is gay then fair play for coming out. Sets a good message for other homosexual players that it’s okay to come out”
“To those in the community who don’t have a safe place to be their true selves, I see it as my obligation to be visible”
“A lot of people who are LGBTI shy away from sport, because of perceived or actual homophobia.”
“The Pride Cup is continuing to grow and have a positive influence on Australian Rules football”
The footy players donned ‘equality’ t-shirts and delivered pro same-sex marriage messages on camera.
Rafati said gay players are forced to display affection with women for appearances “but in reality, they don’t really fancy the lady”.