U.S. Soccer adds new bylaw requiring standing during anthem

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U.S. Soccer has changed its national anthem policy regarding in the wake of Megan Rapinoe’s controversial decision to kneel during the performance of it last summer.

Rapinoe opted to kneel in solidarity with NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s stance on racial inequality, adding that she felt the measure also protested injustices against the LGBTQ community in the United States.

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Here’s Stu Holden’s Twitter post. He was asked of any consequences by Grant Wahl, and says USSF president Sunil Gulati said there is no preset punishment.