For the past 15 years, Hope Solo has had the goalkeeper position for the United States’ Women’s National Soccer Team locked down, proving herself as one of the best in the world. In her tenure as goalie, Solo has helped the U.S. team capture two Olympic gold medals, and now has the team in the 2015 World Cup final this Sunday against Japan in Vancouver.

The U.S. has had so much confidence in Solo to hold down her position since 2000 that many can’t help but wonder what life will be like for the women’s team after Solo retires. Former U.S. Men’s National Team goalkeeper Tony Meola joined SiriusXM Bleacher Report Radio and shared his thoughts on the subject.

“She’s been so dominant for so many years there’s been nobody else that’s given an opportunity to be in there and for that reason alone, how do you develop somebody?” he said. “It’s really problematic in a lot of ways for the U.S. team. They’re almost a victim of one person’s success.”

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