2012 Olympics | July 27 - August 12
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London Olympic Controversies

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Hope Solo Fires Back

Upset with remarks made by former Olympian and current analyst Brandi Chastain, U.S. national team goalkeeper Hope Solo (pictured) took to Twitter to express her frustration. "Its 2 bad we cant have commentators who better represents the team&knows more about the game @brandichastain!#fb" she tweeeted. "Lay off commentating about defending and gking until you get more educated @brandichastain the game has changed from a decade ago. #fb Its important 2 our fans 2 enjoy the spirit of the olympics.Its not possible when sum1 on air is saying that a player is the worst defender!"

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