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Solo's Book Turns Introspective

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U.S. soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo, who helped her team win a gold medal at the London Olympics, writes candidly about her struggles and much-publicized incidents in her career -- including being benched for the semifinals of the 2007 World Cup -- in a new book titled "SOLO: A Memoir of Hope," which is due out Tuesday.

As part of the book's release, Solo also authored an epilogue from the 2012 Olympics, which will be available as part of the e-book. In it, she writes about how U.S. coach Pia Sundhage asked her to delay publication of the book, threatening to not play her in the Olympics if it came out prior to the Games.

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