“While we are all very disappointed with the results of the match, Hope‘s post-game comments were highly inappropriate and not in line with the expectations of U.S. Soccer or the ideals of
the Olympic movement."
-- U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati
, in response to goalkeeper Hope Solo
's comments that Sweden was “a bunch of cowards” for its
defensive tactics after the USA fell to Sweden in the Olympic quarterfinals. (Twitter @GrantWahl