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Hope Solo Suspended from U.S. WNT for Six Months
U.S. Soccer has suspended goalkeeper Hope Solo from the U.S. Women’s National Team for six months for conduct that is counter to the organization’s principles.

CHICAGO (Aug. 24, 2016) – U.S. Soccer has suspended goalkeeper Hope Solo from the U.S. Women’s National Team for six months for conduct that is counter to the organization’s principles.

The suspension for Solo, who was previously suspended for 30 days early in 2015 for her conduct, is effective immediately.

“The comments by Hope Solo after the match against Sweden during the 2016 Olympics were unacceptable and do not meet the standard of conduct we require from our National Team players,” said U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati. “Beyond the athletic arena, and beyond the results, the Olympics celebrate and represent the ideals of fair play and respect. We expect all of our representatives to honor those principles, with no exceptions.

“Taking into consideration the past incidents involving Hope, as well as the private conversations we’ve had requiring her to conduct herself in a manner befitting a U.S. National Team member, U.S. Soccer determined this is the appropriate disciplinary action.”

As a result of the suspension, Solo would not be eligible for selection to the U.S. Women’s National Team until February of 2017.

anonymous asked:

Alright so story time, darling..I'm a Mexican girl who moved to Chicago when I was six and since I got here I've always had random nosebleeds. So about a year ago I was at my friends house and we start watching Paint it White and I was so stoked because I'd seen the anime but never watched the film anyways, the scene were England takes his shirt off is playing annndd...of course..I got a nosebleed..talk about timing huh?

oh my god, lol! Sucks that you got a nosebleed, but I find that so funny! I never really get nosebleeds, unless the air is really dry and I hit my nose. Gotta have specific circumstances.