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Megan Rapinoe will abide by USSF anthem policy

Megan Rapinoe will abide by USSF anthem policy

The Equalizer Staff March 6, 2017 14

In a statement released by her agent Megan Rapinoe said she intends to abide by U.S. Soccer’s new policy which legislates all players and federation representatives stand respectfully during the national anthems. Last fall

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US Soccer legislates standing during national anthem

US Soccer legislates standing during national anthem

The Equalizer Staff March 4, 2017 36

U.S. Soccer has passed a new rule requiring “all persons representing a Federation national team” to stand respectfully during the playing of the national anthems before any event where the national teams are involved.

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Monday Roundup: Nike features Rapinoe in “Equality” ad

Monday Roundup: Nike features Rapinoe in “Equality” ad

The Equalizer Staff February 13, 2017 40

Also in today’s roundup, Boston Breakers re-sign Natasha Dowie, Morgan Brian’s high school retires her jersey and Lisa De Vanna faces disciplinary committee hearing Nike features Megan Rapinoe in “Equality” ad Megan Rapinoe was

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Wednesday Roundup: Foudy explains Rapinoe roster snub

Wednesday Roundup: Foudy explains Rapinoe roster snub

The Equalizer Staff February 8, 2017 18

Also in today’s roundup, the U.S. and Canada schedule April friendlies, Sweden and Denmark release Algarve Cup rosters and University of Houston hires Danesha Adams to coaching staff Foudy explains Rapinoe’s absence from SheBelieves

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XI WoSo Moments of 2016: Megan Rapinoe takes a knee

XI WoSo Moments of 2016: Megan Rapinoe takes a knee

John D Halloran December 31, 2016 39

When the Seattle Reign traveled to Chicago in early September to take on the Red Stars, no one would have expected the main story to be one that occurred before the contest even kicked

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Veterans return to USWNT; Edmonds gets first call-up

Veterans return to USWNT; Edmonds gets first call-up

Jeff Kassouf October 27, 2016 677

Veterans Julie Johnston, Meghan Klingenberg, Ali Krieger, Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan return to the United States women’s national team for a pair of friendlies in November against Romania. U.S. coach Jill Ellis named her

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NWSL issues statement, no discipline over Anthem

NWSL issues statement, no discipline over Anthem

The Equalizer Staff September 22, 2016 158

The NWSL issued a brief statement on Friday saying there would be no fines or discipline stemming from recent issues regarding the National Anthem. Seattle Reign FC forward Megan Rapinoe took a knee during

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US rallies to win after conceding early to Netherlands

US rallies to win after conceding early to Netherlands

The Equalizer Staff September 18, 2016 1,120

The U.S. women’s national team defeated the Netherlands on Sunday, 3-1 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, despite giving up a goal less than two minutes into the match. Carli Lloyd and Allie Long

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O’Reilly exits in tears as USWNT rolls past Thailand

O’Reilly exits in tears as USWNT rolls past Thailand

The Equalizer Staff September 15, 2016 448

Megan Rapinoe knelt, Heather O’Reilly cried, Carli Lloyd had a hat trick and the U.S. women’s national team rolled to a 9-0 victory over Thailand on Thursday night in Columbus, Ohio, in the team’s

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Rapinoe kneels for anthem for first time in US jersey

Rapinoe kneels for anthem for first time in US jersey

The Equalizer Staff September 15, 2016 395

Megan Rapinoe knelt during the United States national anthem prior to the U.S. women’s national team’s game against Thailand on Thursday in Columbus, Ohio. Her decision to kneel is a continuation of her protest,

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