Players from the Portland Thorns and North Carolina Courage collectively took a knee during the national anthem and wore Black Lives Matter T-shirts in pre-game warmups to protest racial inequity when the National Women's Soccer League opened the Challenge Cup tournament in Utah on Saturday.
Source: washington times
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- NWSL players kneel during the national anthem before Challenge Cup game (washington times)
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