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Gay sports news: No World Cup sex for Mexico; Michael Sam NFL coin; anti-gay soccer sign

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Mexico's Jesus Corona and Javier Hernandez better get their sex in soon.
Mexico's Jesus Corona and Javier Hernandez better get their sex in soon.

This news roundup is heavy on the upcoming World Cup; more on Michael Sam; transgender news from North Carolina and a countdown to the Gay Games.

World Cup players do not need sex, says Mexico manager Miguel Herrera
The manager of Mexico, Miguel Herrera, has slapped a sex ban on his players for the duration of the World Cup in Brazil next month. "If a player can't go one month or 20 days without having sexual relations, then they are not prepared to be a professional player."

NFL sells draft coins featuring Michael Sam
Michael Sam is one of 10 NFL draftees to be featured on an NFL souvenir coin being made by The Highland Mint,and selling for $19.99.

The other players that are part of this line are: Jadevon Clowney; Sammie Watkins; Blake Bortles; Mike Evans;       Greg Robinson; Ha Ha Clinton Dix; Aaron Murray; Johnny Manziel and AJ McCarron.

Is Michael Sam the gay Jackie Robinson? | MSNBC
Even though Sam has achieved an extraordinary milestone, a number of challenges still remain. “He has failed as a football player if he doesn’t make the roster, and then the issue of acceptance becomes irrelevant,” said Dr. Harry Edwards, civil rights activist.

'Gay Gunner' banner fans hit in pocket by Bayern - Sport LIVE
Four young fans responsible for the display of a homophobic banner that resulted in Bayern Munich being fined will repay the club and undertake community service.

There's a Lot that's Gay About Soccer (Just Don't Tell the Fans) | Out Magazine
The world has changed, but the no-homo homoerotics of soccer haven’t.

NCHSAA joins transgender discussion | High School Sports | NewsObserver.com
The N.C. High School Athletic Association has never had a request regarding the eligibility of a transgender athlete, but its board established a policy this month for students who are physically one gender, but identify with the other gender.

'Gay Gunner' banner fans hit in pocket by Bayern - Sport LIVE
Four young fans responsible for the display of a homophobic banner that resulted in Bayern Munich being fined will repay the club and undertake community service.