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"I have seen this all of my career and I would like to see more athletes speak about their experiences", said Solo.
A spokesman for Blatter denied the incident took place. "I did not get to tell him directly 'Do not ever touch me!' That's the way I've always handled things".
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"I've seen it not just with coaches".
Blatter, 81, was FIFA's president from 1998-2015, but is now serving a six-year ban from any Federation Internationale de Football Association activities after investigations into the corruption of his regime.
"For the past few days, I have been thinking about all the uncomfortable situations myself and/or my team-mates have experienced throughout the years with trainers, doctors, coaches, executives and even team-mates".
"They could, for example, have tighter shorts", Blatter said. I've seen it among players in the locker room.
Solo anchored the USA team in goal during its 2015 Women's World Cup championship run, allowing just three goals in seven games with five shutouts during the tournament.
The veteran stopper ranks among the greatest players in USWNT history, winning two Olympic gold medals and the 2015 World Cup.