President Trump criticized one of the co-captains of the US Women & # 39; s World Cup football team to protest at the national anthem on the team's game during the tournament in France.
Trump, who has been pronounced on protests by NFL players during the song, commented on the 33-year-old Megan Rapinoe to The Hill during an interview Monday.
"No. I don't think so," he said when asked if he thought she should protest.
Rapinoe has refused to sing "Star Spangled Banner" before each of the matches during the tournament as a protest against injustice in the United States. Previously, she even ran on other American national team games during the song.
"I'll never put my hand over my heart," said the 33-year-old national captain in a recent interview before the competition started. "I'll never sing the national anthem again."
Trump received comments after the women's team had a 2-1