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RFK memories, Bill Hamid’s D.C. United exit, and more: Freedom Kicks for October 19, 2017

The USWNT face South Korea tonight too!

MLS: D.C. United at Chicago Fire Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

Remembering the sights and sounds of RFK Stadium, a hallowed hall of soccer
Jason is interviewed here in an otherwise great piece about RFK. Seriously, it's quite good and you should read it.

‘I want to push myself’: Bill Hamid won’t return to D.C. United - The Washington Post
It looks like Bill Hamid's time in D.C. is coming to a close.

Bill Hamid is set to leave D.C. United - Black And Red United
D.C. United’s top player has decided ply his trade elsewhere, after nine seasons with the Black-and-Red

Mark Sampson: FA sorry over race remarks to Eniola Aluko & Drew Spence - BBC Sport
The FA sort of apologized yesterday to Eniola Aluko and Lianne Sanderson for its bungling of the Mark Sampson accusations.

USA vs South Korea: match preview and how to watch - Stars and Stripes FC
Donald is down in New Orleans as the USWNT face South Korea. The second game is on Sunday afternoon so if you want to watch one, tune in tonight.

It’s time to give Shea Groom a shot with the national team - Stars and Stripes FC
Shea Groom is definitely someone who I feel should get a chance to prove her stuff with the national team. Obviously the USWNT have plenty of talent up top but she adds a unique style off the bench.

US Soccer election: Landon Donovan mulling run for president |
More Landon Donovan for U.S. Soccer president talks (please no).

Neat thread here.

That’s all I’ve got. Let me know in the comments what you’re reading.