A Russian priest has identified what he believes to be at the heart of all the ills of football.
Alexander Shumsky, writing on Russian People’s Line, a Christian website, called coloured football boots "a homosexual abomination" and that players who opted for red, orange, blue, yellow or green footwear were promoting a "gay rainbow."
Shumsky wrote: “Wearing pink or blue shoes, [the squad] might as well wear women’s knickers or a bra.
“The liberal ideology of globalism clearly wants to oppose Christianity with football. I’m sure of it.
“Therefore I am glad that the Russian players have failedRead More »from Russian priest calls coloured boots a ‘homosexual abomination’