The U.S. national soccer team practices in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, the day after the team defeated Australia 3-1 to open the Women’s World Cup in Canada. The second-ranked United States team faces No. 5 Sweden in their next match on Friday. (AP Photo/Anne M. Peterson)

U.S. ignores former coach comments

The U.S. national team is dismissing critical comments that former coach Pia Sundhage made about some of the team’s players.