It appeared the rest of her teammates decided to kneel as a protest against racism and discrimination before the bronze-medal match against Australia. Lloyd was standing next to the referee of the match while the Australian soccer team stood in unity.
アメリカ. women’s soccer team drew criticism at the start of the Olympics when players knelt before the official match against Sweden. In that one, アメリカ. would lose 3-0.
It was a different tune on Thursday.
ミーガン・ラピノー scored two goals and Lloyd added to her own U.S. 彼女自身の2つの目標を持つオリンピック記録. ラピノーとロイドはすべてアメリカ人でした. needed in the 4-3 勝つ.
Rapinoe’s first goal came in the eighth minute of the match. She scored on an impressive corner kick that she was able to bend around Australian goalkeeper Teagan Micah. 約 13 数分後, Rapinoe capitalized on an Australia error and delivered a laser beam into the back of the net.