Home Sports USA Football Stars Julie Ertz And Casey Short Share Emotional Moment During...

USA Football Stars Julie Ertz And Casey Short Share Emotional Moment During National Anthem

The United States and Chicago Red Stars team-mates Julie Ertz and Casey Short shared an emotional moment as they knelt for the national anthem in support of Black Lives Matter.

Short broke down in tears and Julie hugged her until the end of the song. Kneeling during the national anthem has become a way to honor the black lives Matter movement after the death of African-American man George Floyd.

Players all around the world have started the action to express their solidarity with black lives matter protest. The video of Julie and Short went viral and they both were praised all around the world.

National women soccer league’s official Twitter account shared the photo and wrote: “This moment and this movement mean everything to our players.”

Each player also donned the Black Lives matter T-shirt to show solidarity with the black lives matter protest. Football teams all around the world have shown solidarity with the anti-racism movement.

The national women soccer league is the first professional team sports organization to return to action after the pandemic.

Stay Connected

452FansLike
665FollowersFollow
3,454FollowersFollow

Must Read

Porsha Williams Arrested During Peaceful Breonna Taylor Protest

Real Housewives of Atlanta star Porsha Williams was arrested during a peaceful Black Lives Matter protest in Louisville. Porsha is charged with trespassing and...

Black Lives Matter Protestor Dies After Being Hit By Car During Protest

The horrific hit-and-run incident happened on a close highway in Seattle where a car sped into a crowd during the protest.  24-years old protestor...

Beyoncé Drops Her New Song ‘Black Parade’ For Juneteenth

Beyoncé surprised her fans by releasing her new song 'Black Parade' for Juneteenth. She shared a beautiful message about black history and culture through...

Woman Receives Criticism For Sharing Daughter’s Picture Kneeling Down With Placard Reading ‘Privileged’

Helen Leathem,  a resident of London, uploaded a picture of the daughter holding a placard kneeling down to the doorstep. The placard showed the...

Related News

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 Becomes The Most Watched Women Cricket League

International Cricket council declared the huge record-breaking success of women’s T20 world cup. It broke the viewing record for the last 2 leagues on...

Amanda Nunes Defeat Felicia Spencer In UFC 250

Mixed martial artist Amanda Nunes has defeated Felicia Spencer in the UFC 250 main event. Nunes has also been a bantamweight champion since July...

‘I Am Now The Wimbledon Champion For Two Years’, says Simona Halep

Romanian Tennis Player Simona Halep reacted to the cancellation of Wimbledon. Tennis star is trying to look at the positive side regarding...

11-year-old Syrian table tennis player qualifies for Olympic

Hend Zaza, an 11-year old table tennis player made history as she is the youngest player who qualified for Olympic 2020. She...

Maria Sharapova announces her retirement from Tennis

Maria Sharapova, a tennis player has announced her retirement from tennis. She says goodbye to tennis in a column she has written...