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Press Coverage

SAFC LGBTQ in the Press


March 2nd 2019

Queer News reports on the launch of SAFC LGBTQ at the Stadium of Light on Saturday March 2nd 2019 prior to Sunderland's League 1 clash with Plymouth Argyle, which included a pitch side photograph with former Sunderland footballer and LGBTQ ally Kieron Brady.

March 1st 2019

Sam Wise, Founder of SAFC LGBTQ visits the Stadium of Light and speaks to the club about what he hopes to achieve with the new supporters association, including promoting diversity and representation in the stadium, making it an inclusive experience for all regardless of background.

February 19th 2019

The Founder of SAFC LGBTQ speaks to Jonathan Morrell about the formation of the group and what the group hopes to achieve at the Stadium of Light and beyond that. Also discussed is the current situation in football with no openly LGBTQ players in the top tiers of the men's game.

February 13th 2019

For the latest instalment of ‘Meet The Branches’, we caught up with SAFC LGBTQ founder Sam Wise to find out more about the group & to discuss the importance of promoting equality within Sunderland’s fanbase.