Solo’s Seattle socks and shorts

Started with a tweet yesterday: Does the @NWSL know that a GK MUST wear colors that clearly distinguish him from his own teams players?Stay tuned…#surelyfifarulesapply? — Hope Solo (@hopesolo) May 3, 2014 And a follow-up: Well it's official same color shorts and socks as my own teammates. I guess it's true, Fifa rules do not apply…I'm embarrassed. — Hope Solo (@hopesolo) May 3, 2014 Here’s what FIFA rules say: “Each goalkeeper must wear colours that distinguish him from the other players, the referee and the assistant referees.” That seems to allow some wiggle room — if you’re wearing black socks … Continue reading Solo’s Seattle socks and shorts