Rainbow Laces: Campaign ready to build on visible allyship shown by stars like Harry Kane and Jordan Henderson, says Stonewall

Rainbow Laces: Campaign ready to build on visible allyship shown by stars like Harry Kane and Jordan Henderson, says Stonewall

The impact of visible allyship shown by leading sports stars like Harry Kane and Lewis Hamilton should not be underestimated, says the charity behind the Rainbow Laces campaign. Kane wore a rainbow captain's armband when England beat Germany at Wembley during Pride month in June, en route to reaching the final of Euro 2020. His England team-mate Jordan Henderson wore Rainbow Laces in the 2-0 last-16 victory and scored with them in his boots in the 4-0 quarter-final triumph over Ukraine in Rome. The Liverpool skipper has also used his social media platforms to raise awareness about LGBTQ+ equality and other causes. It's right that footballers should speak up because they're more than just footballers - they have these voices, they have this presence. Last weekend, a special Progress Pride …
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