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Hope Solo announces candidacy for U.S. Soccer president on Facebook

Hope Solo announces candidacy for U.S. Soccer president on Facebook
From ESPN - December 7, 2017

Former U.S. national team goalkeeper Hope Solo says she's running for president of U.S. Soccer.

Solo made the announcement Thursday night on Facebook. It comes less than a week after current U.S. Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati said he will not seek a fourth term. His decision came in the wake of the October failure of the U.S. men's team to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

"I know exactly what U.S. Soccer needs to do, I know exactly how to do it, and I possess the fortitude to get it done," Solo said in the post.

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