Jason Akermanis

In 2010, Western Bulldogs forward Jason Akermanis embrolied himself and the AFL in controversy after writing a opinion piece on homosexuality within the AFL. Akermanis's comments attracted worldwide attention after he said that 'homoerotic activites are normal inside a club' and that gay players should not be open about their sexuality.

Photo by Getty Images Aug 1, 2013

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  1. James Cattell07:59pm Tuesday 13th August 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    Nothing i will say it again nothing will come from this it is all headlines and #$%$ asada are no teeth tigers the same as asic nothing will come from this may be a slap on the hand the head of the afl set this up and got untold free afl headlines for the whole season its just #$%$ and thats it and i for one am sick of it get on with the great game that it is you f----wits

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  2. phil08:56am Thursday 28th February 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    he is one player who probably took it up the bum

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  3. Ugnisaet10:02am Monday 25th February 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    In conclusion I say football has not yet evolved to be a professional sport, and while there is no true equalibrium for all clubs, they should allow drugs, remove the salary cap, and let them all have the same unequal advantage.

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  4. Ugnisaet09:57am Monday 25th February 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    Tippet never played like a Crow and should of been sacked from the club not paid more

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  5. Ugnisaet09:56am Monday 25th February 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    Ricky Nixon what a disgrace that all

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  6. Ugnisaet09:55am Monday 25th February 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    Milne andd Montagna just just.....I have nothing for them they deserve nothing

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  7. Ugnisaet09:54am Monday 25th February 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    Dont know a lot about Justin so must have been a nothing kinda guy

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  8. Ugnisaet09:53am Monday 25th February 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    Carlton has had a history not all that good actually, Jack comes to mind??????

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  9. Ugnisaet09:48am Monday 25th February 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    Fevelo proved himself to be what he is over and over again, pity he is so dumb

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  10. Ugnisaet09:47am Monday 25th February 2013 ESTReport Abuse

    Essendon have some answers to give still, priceless picture of the Herd and Co in their defence of it all

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