President Trump is taking credit score for the truth that no soccer gamers kneeled throughout the nationwide anthem at Sunday’s Tremendous Bowl.
Trump was talking at an Ohio manufacturing unit on the economic system and tax cuts when he modified the subject to Sunday’s recreation between the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles. He instructed the viewers at an Ohio producer that “there was no one kneeling in the beginning of the Tremendous Bowl.”
He then requested: “We’ve made a number of enchancment, haven’t we?”
Trump has been crucial of NFL gamers who’ve been kneeling throughout the nationwide anthem at video games to protest unfair police therapy of minorities. He maintains the observe is disrespectful to service members.
None of Sunday’s gamers took half in any demonstration throughout the anthem.