Special section: The 2012 London Games Goalkeeper Hope Solo celebrates with supporters after the quarter-final match of the FIFA Women's World Cup match between Brazil and the United States on July 10, 2011, in Dresden, Germany. Golakeeper for the Seattle Sounders Women, Solo has played on the U.S. women's national soccer team since 2000.
Hope Solo catches the ball during a training session in Chengdu, China on Sept. 9, 2007.
Hope Solo saves a penalty during the FIFA Women's World Cup final match between Japan and the United States on July 17, 2011, in Frankfurt, Germany. Solo went to Athens as an Olympic alternate in 2004 and was instrumental in leading the U.S. women's team to a gold medal in Beijing in 2008.
Hope Solo cries as she holds her award after the FIFA Women's World Cup final match between Japan and the United States on July 17, 2011, in Frankfurt, Germany. Japan won 3-1 in a penalty shoot-out after the final had finished 2-2 following overtime.