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Carli Lloyd

After disclosing player information, USSF moves to seal suit

The U.S. Soccer Federation's original lawsuit against the union for its champion women's national team has been sealed after the governing body realized it had disclosed the home addresses and email accounts of many players.

A day after the original complaint was filed, the USSF filed a motion to seal it, saying "private, personal contact information of individual members" included in the exhibits "is wholly irrelevant to the merits of the dispute."

The clerk of the court was directed to seal the original complaint Thursday pending a decision on the motion by U.S. District Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman. A redacted version of the lawsuit, with player...