A month later, he signed for Championship side Leeds United on a free transfer.The first six months of his Leeds career were blighted by injury, and he was transfer-listed ahead of the 2012–13 season.Rogers' four-year tenure at Columbus Crew was a successful one, with the player breaking through into the first-team, as well as securing an MLS Cup title in 2008 and two Supporters' Shield wins in 20 respectively.In December 2011, Rogers opted to leave Crew when his contract expired.He signed for Heerenveen in August 2006 but failed to make any first-team appearances.He left the club by mutual consent in February 2007, and returned to the United States to sign for Columbus Crew.“Thank you to everyone before us that made this moment possible…I feel extremely lucky and blessed to end 2016 engaged to the love of my life,” wrote Rogers, who now plays for LA Galaxy, in America, after originally retiring from the sport after coming out publicly in 2013.
When you have to hide that much and lie about [it], it creates this monster inside you." He told Shriver that it wasn't until his mid 20s, when he dated boyfriend Greg Berlanti and came out to his family, that he finally found happiness.Sources tell us Robbie and Greg began dating sometime around May …roughly 3 months after Robbie went public with his sexuality for the first time."From the moment I told my sisters and my mom and my dad, they told me, 'We love you so much.This doesn't change anything for us, and you were created this way.'" But Rogers was still terrified to be an "out" athlete.