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US soccer star Megan Rapinoe says she will ‘probably never sing the national anthem again’

  • Megan Rapinoe, a star midfielder of the U.S. women’s national team, said she’ll likely never sing the national anthem again as the U.S. prepares to defend its World Cup gold medal this summer.
  • ” I’ll probably never put my hand over my heart,” Rapinoe told Yahoo Sports .
  • The 33-year-old co-captain of the national team was the first white athlete and first female athlete to kneel during the anthem in 2016 in a nod to former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick , who began kneeling during the song to protest racial inequality.

Read full article: washingtonexaminer.com

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