The international of the Dutch national team has a relationship with teammate Lisa Evans from Arsenal and is one of the few openly lesbian football players.
“If someone says he is gay and that footballer is respected by everyone, then it becomes easier for many other boys to say that they are gay,” the BBC from the mouth of Miedema. “I think you should do what you want and let people do what they feel comfortable with.”
Miedema: “Why does something change if a football player is gay or not?”
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Miedema: “Why does something change if a football player is gay or not? Why does something change if he or she comes from the Netherlands, from Africa or Australia? We are all the same so why can’t we accept how we are and who we are? Just enjoy football and life is that easy for me. ”
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