Bil Browning

Chicago Fire: Gay Player Has an Open Invite

Filed By Bil Browning | February 16, 2013 2:16 PM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: coming out of the closet, Frank Klopas, MLS, pro soccer player, Robbie Rogers

"Yesterday I thought he was a very good player and I still think that today. Should Robbie want to return to the game, we would still be open to him being part of the Fire."

-- Chicago Fire head coach Frank Klopas responding to the news that pro soccer player Robbie Rogers came out of the closet and then promptly retired. The Fire owns Rogers' contract with MLS.

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