Hope we can believe in

In case you missed it, the US women just overcame an officiating debacle of Coulibalian proportions to beat Brazil in penalty kicks. Hope Solo, I love you. Call me.

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  1. How about if it said insane? As in “insanely talented” for her tremendous skills and just “insane” for the way she carries herself, if repeated media interviews are any indication.

    • She’s the latest in a long line of very composed, self-possessed US women footballers. Solo just radiates control, and you could see it in the eyes of some of the Brazilians as they walked up to the spot yesterday. How the hell am I going to get this thing by her, they had to be thinking. Daiane looked absolutely lost, Solo was so deep into her head.

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