Jaelene Daniels refuses gay pride jersey, sits out NWSL game #Jaelene #Daniels #refuses #gay #pride #jersey #sits #NWSL #game Welcome to Viasildes, here is the new story we have for you today:
CARY, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina defender Jaelene Daniels sat out the Courage’s National Women’s Soccer League 3-3 tie Friday night against the Washington Spirit after refusing to wear a gay pride jersey. In 2017, Daniels refused a U.S. national team call-up because of a gay pride jersey. From Denver, the 29-year-old Daniels has made eight appearances for the national team. She played at Texas Tech and helped the franchise win three NWSL titles, in 2016 as the Western New York Flash and 2018 and 2019 as the Courage.
BE PART OF THE CONVERSATION
KVIA ABC 7 is committed to providing a forum for civil and constructive conversation.
Please keep your comments respectful and relevant. You can review our Community Guidelines by clicking here
If you would like to share a story idea, please submit it here.