Hope Solo Suspended From US Soccer Team for 6 Months

U.S. women's goalkeeper Hope Solo was suspended Wednesday for six months by U.S. Soccer for disparaging comments about Sweden following the Americans' early departure from the Rio Olympics.
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Start US goalkeeper Hope Solo will be on the sidelines for a while the US soccer has suspended her for six months and terminated her contract. The move comes after she called Sweden quote. A bunch of cowards after losing to this week's new Olympic semifinal. US soccer coughs or comments unacceptable. Solo says she's saddened by the Federation's decision for supporters call the punishment overly harsh saying it's far more severe. The treatment received by Ryan lucky following his robbery story.

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