When Hope Solo announced on Twitter that she was going to make her return to the game, it momentarily set the Internet ablaze.
While the post sat there on Twitter, speculation began to spread on the social media network. It became clear that people thought—as intended—that the world’s greatest goalkeeper was returning to the U.S. Women’s National Team. And they began to lose their minds.
Guuuurl, did you get hacked or are you playin? Cause don't be messing with my fragile heart when it comes to you playing
— herro (@donna_martin937) May 6, 2017
SOLO GIVE US ANSWERS IM LIKE CRYING OVER HERE BC OF WHAT I THINK THIS MEANS
— idek (@brigit_garner) May 6, 2017
A few hours later, Hope let everyone in on the big secret: She was back in Washington, rejoining her former Husky teammates for an on-field reunion.
— Hope Solo (@hopesolo) May 6, 2017