Solo apologizes for World Cup outburst

October 13, 2007
ST. LOUIS -- U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo apologized for harsh criticism of coach Greg Ryan during the World Cup in a statement issued Saturday night about a half-hour before the team's exhibition against Mexico.

Solo also decided not to dress for the opener. She said she would not make any further comments beyond the statement.

"This public apology comes later than it should have, but I hope that does not diminish the fact that I am truly sorry.

"I made a mistake ...

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