Hope Solo Reveals ‘DWTS’ Is Harder Than Soccer [AUDIO]

November 14, 2011 12:01 am

Dancing with the Stars” is down to the final four pairs heading into tonight’s performance. A lot of people didn’t expect U.S. Women’s Soccer Team goalie Hope Solo to make it this far, but she and Maksim are still going strong.

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Being a goalie is not easy. You’ve got shots rocketing towards your face, cleats stomping on your legs, and grass gets caught everywhere. But neither is ballroom dancing, with remembering all those steps, getting the timing down, and all while trying to look elegant. So, what does Hope think is tougher, soccer or ballroom? Apparently, it’s dancing!

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“It’s one of the hardest things I’ve ever done. I mean, I feel so vulnerable. I’m out there for the world to see, being judged every Monday night. The competition that I come from, you have a winner, you have a loser. It’s clear-cut and dry,” Hope tells us.

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Hope’s already played in a World Cup Final, we’ll see if she can get through the next 2 nights and into next week’s “DWTS” final as well! “Danicng With The Stars” is on tonight at 8/7c and Tuesday night at 9/8c on ABC.

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