To go along with today’s New York Times article about Robbie Rogers, the former U.S. national team and British professional soccer player who came out in February via his website, reporter Sam Borden¬†conducted a half-hour Google+ chat¬†with his subject from London.

The very articulate Rogers tells Borden that since he went public with his sexual orientation, he has heard from people all over the world. Their stories are “made for the movies” and involve more than a few fearful, closeted husbands. The Southern California native also detailed his latest sideline journalism activities:

“I write for a fashion magazine in LA called BELLO, for the past three, four months. So I’ve been busy…”

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