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Olivier Jonathan Giroud was born in Chambery, France and plays striker for the French national team as well as the Italian Serie A club, the infamous AC Milan. Known for his ‘work-rate, strength, shot power and consistent goal-scoring ability’ he is considered one of the most underrated players in the world.
History was made today in the world of football as the first ever top tier professional footballer came out as gay. Taking to his Instagram page, 21-year-old Josh Cavallo told his truth and explained how difficult it had been for him to juggle his sexuality and his desire to be a footballer.
We here at Box were as appalled as everyone else at the racism directed at Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka after the Euros 2020 final last weekend. All three lads missed their penalties and for some reason that brought out the racist in some dreadful people.
It’s been almost impossible to escape the Euro 2020 football tournament and if you’re English, it came to a heart-breaking end last weekend as the national team lost out to Italy in the penalty shootout moments before the end.