Posted July 23, 2012 on AP on Fox
PLAYERS: Hope Solo
Wearing black Wellington boots and her usual confident smile, Hope Solo walked off the soggy pitch at historic Hampden Park on Monday and offered a preview of her second Olympics - and her first autobiography. ''People think I'm an open book,'' Solo said. ''People know nothing about me. They will know more about me on Aug. 14.'' The goalkeeper for the U.S. women's soccer team has always been so engaging, so candid and so opinionated that one wonders what more she has to say in ''A Memoir of Hope.'' She also knows a good marketing opportunity when she sees one, so the book is scheduled for release two days after the end of the London Olympics, when sales should be especially robust if she comes home with another gold medal. She's already become quite the Solo act during the buildup to the Americans' first game Wednesday against France at Scotland's national stadium. Two weeks ago, she received a warning from the U...
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