The U.S. global said that the Dallas players' plan to kneel had been communicated to Nashville and the league and that they would have kneeled whether the anthem was played or not, adding that he had requested the anthem not to be played.
"I think it was absolutely disgusting". "It's baffling to me", Cannon said after the game.
'You got fans booing you for people taking a stand for what they believe in. Millions of other individuals support this cause and we talked about with every other group and the league what we're going to do and we have actually got fans booing us in our own arena. Honestly, for absence of a much better word, it p **** d me off. 'You can't even have support from your own fans in your own stadium.
"How disgraceful is that?" said Cannon.
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"Everyone from Nashville was on board". It's our first win, it's away from home, we had the disappointment of what went on at Disney with a lot of players in isolation forever.
He had asked for the national anthem not to be played but the MLS had stated it would be whenever fans are in attendance. They ignored our wishes. "While we understand the decision to stand or kneel for the National Anthem is a polarizing issue, we hope that FC Dallas can be a leader in helping our community accept diverse viewpoints in a respectful way as we all work together in the ongoing fight for racial equality", the statement read. Players and coaches wore Black Lives Matter T-shirts throughout the event.
During that time, protests have swept across the United States and worldwide following the death of George Floyd, an unarmed African-American man who died on 25 May after a white police officer knelt on his neck for several minutes.
Cannon was approached by a team-mate after the incident. They just think we're the ignorant ones.
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"They don't understand why we're kneeling". They cannot see the rationale.
"Well, it is one game", he said afterwards, "but please forgive us for maybe enjoying it more than we would normally". "It's incredibly frustrating. I'm sorry to have this tone, but you have to call it what it is".
Cannon said he expected to see some negative pushback over the unified response.
"That's the problem, that's a problem".
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