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USWNT captain Lindsey Horan and Alex Morgan issue statement after Korbin Albert apologizes for anti-LGBTQ content

U.S. women’s national team captain Lindsey Horan and veteran Alex Morgan issued a prepared statement to reporters Wednesday, a week after young midfielder Korbin Albert apologized for liking and sharing anti-LGBTQ posts on social media.

Horan’s opening, in which she said Albert’s actions did not uphold the USWNT’s standard of integrity:

Morgan followed, alluding to “hard conversations” behind the scenes: