Women's National Team soccer goalie Hope Solo released a statement on her personal Facebook account to slam the hackers that recently leaked nude photos of her and other stars, saying the act "goes beyond the bounds of human decency. The soccer star was one of many celebrities whose private photos were hacked and posted on the popular image-sharing site 4chan over Labor Day weekend. Solo also addressed two counts of domestic violence charges against her stemming from an incident in June where she allegedly assaulted her sister and her year-old nephew. And, once all the facts come to light and the legal process is concluded, I am confident that I will be fully exonerated," Solo said. Shows Good Morning America. World News Tonight. This Week. The View. What Would You Do?
The soccer star also addressed the domestic violence charges against her.
Hope Solo nude pictures were leaked online again Saturday as part of a second round of hacked celebrity nudes that ended up on the net. Over Labor Day weekend, photos of multiple women — all of whom were celebrities e. Some of the women confirmed the authenticity of the photos, while others either had no comment or denied they were real. On Saturday morning, naked photos of more celebrities were released online. Many of the women involved in the leak have sports ties. At least one other partially-naked photo of her made it online during the original hacking.
She has been goalkeeping for the United States women's national soccer team since Solo is regarded as one of the top female goalkeepers in the world and currently holds the U. After a controversial move made by head coach Greg Ryan to bench Solo in favor of veteran goalkeeper Briana Scurry for the semifinal, in which the United States was defeated 4—0 by Brazil, Solo made headlines with post-game remarks that resulted in many teammates shunning her. She later rebounded to help the United States win gold medals at the and Summer Olympics.
From the topic Sport. The US goalkeeper was also one of several women whose naked pictures were apparently leaked online. In a Facebook post she wrote: "I stand united with all the women affected and am exploring every option to protect my privacy. It began investigating after a first batch of photos, which included Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence, was published in early September. Kim Kardashian spoke to Newsbeat after the original hack at the start of September, saying: "I think it's a big wake up call for people to make sure they have every privacy setting. She's currently awaiting trial on domestic abuse charges following an arrest at a family event in June. She's pleaded not guilty. Referring to that, she wrote: "In addition, while I understand that the public desires more information regarding the allegations against me, I continue to maintain my innocence against these charges.