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January 16, 2012

Sacked Oxford City striker Lee Steele has said sorry for homophobic tweet about Gareth Thomas.

An English footballer sacked for a homophobic tweet has apologized.

Former Oxford City FC striker Lee Steele posted a hateful comment about gay rugby player Gareth Thomas on Twitter last week.

Commenting on the former Welsh player's current appearance in the Celebrity Big Brother house, the 38-year-old tweeted: 'I wouldn’t fancy the bed next to Gareth Thomas #padlockedarsehole'

January 11, 2012

Oxford City striker Lee Steele has been sacked for homophobic tweet about Celebrity Big Brother star Gareth Thomas.

UK footballer Lee Steele has been sacked for a homophobic tweet about gay rugby player Gareth Thomas.

Commenting on the former Welsh player's current appearance in the Celebrity Big Brother house, the Oxford City striker tweeted: 'I wouldn’t fancy the bed next to Gareth Thomas #padlockedarsehole'

The 38-year-old posted the hateful remark on Twitter on Thursday night but it was removed the following day.