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Hope Solo suspended for 30 days by U.S. Soccer
Hope Solo suspended for 30 days by U.S. Soccer

Goalkeeper Hope Solo has been suspended from the U.S. national soccer team for 30 days and sent home from the January training camp for disciplinary reasons less than five months before this summer’s women’s World Cup. The penalties, announced Wednesday by U.S. Soccer, follow an incident in the early morning hours Monday when Solo’s husband, Jerramy Stevens, was arrested for driving under the influence near the soccer team’s Manhattan Beach hotel. Solo, who was a passenger in the car, was not charged in the incident, which took place at 1:23 a.m. But U.S. Soccer officials felt Solo exercised poor judgment, both in staying out so late and in getting in the car with...

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