USWNT Stars Megan Rapinoe and Lindsey Horan Address Disappointing Situation with Teammate Korbin Rose Albert

US women’s national team icons Megan Rapinoe and Lindsey Horan have issued a joint statement addressing the recent controversy surrounding their teammate, Korbin Rose Albert.

The statement was delivered during a Zoom call from the USWNT training camp as the team prepares for the upcoming SheBelieves Cup.

Rapinoe and Horan expressed their disappointment over the situation involving Albert and emphasized the importance of upholding the team’s integrity.

The USWNT is set to face Canada in the tournament’s semifinal match and potentially Brazil or Germany in the final or third-place match.

Albert, a rising star who plays for North Carolina Courage, came under fire for sharing a controversial social media post and liking disparaging comments about Rapinoe.

The 20-year-old midfielder issued an apology for her actions and is currently with the USWNT in camp.

Rapinoe and Horan stressed the team’s commitment to creating a safe and respectful environment, especially for LGBTQ+ individuals.

They mentioned having internal discussions about the situation and emphasized the importance of addressing challenging issues within the team.

This incident has sparked conversations about inclusivity and respect within the USWNT and the broader soccer community.

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