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Jake Daniels coming out ‘feels like watershed moment’ – PFA chair John Mousinho

Professional Footballers’ Association chairman John Mousinho believes the day is coming when more players feel comfortable coming out but warned the game still lags behind society.The Oxford defender hailed Blackpool’s Jake Daniels after the forward came out on Monday, becoming the first openly gay active professional footballer in the UK since Justin Fashanu in 1990.Daniels is a trailblazer in football but Mousinho can see a time when players coming out will be treated as normal.Mousinho told the PA news agency: “Yes, I can, though I don’t think it’s going to be any time soon.A message from Jake Daniels. https://t.co/R2wEsniXKV pic.twitter.com/dcznYKtSaD—...
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Maheta Molango and John Mousinho to support Concussion Legacy Project's 'brain bank'

PFA chief executive Maheta Molango and chair John Mousinho have pledged to donate their brains as part of a new initiative backed by the Jeff Astle Foundation. The partnership with Concussion Legacy Foundation UK will research Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) and other consequences of brain trauma in athletes and military veterans in the United Kingdom.
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Club captain John Mousinho signs new two-year deal with Oxford

Club captain John Mousinho has signed a new two-year deal at Oxford. The 35-year-old defender, who is also chairman of the PFA, has overcome a knee injury that saw him miss the second half of last season. Mousinho told the U’s website: “I have enjoyed my time here, I think...
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Oxford defender John Mousinho appointed as new PFA chair

Oxford defender John Mousinho has been appointed as the new chair of the Professional Footballers’ Association. The 35-year-old was elected to head up the new 13-member players’ board, with former Coventry winger Peter Vincenti chosen as vice-chair. Mousinho takes over from Ben Purkiss as PFA chair. The appointments come after...
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