Hope Solo says Team USA coach Jill Ellis 'cracks under the pressure'

USA goalkeeper Hope Solo poses after winning the Golden Glove in the FIFA Women's World Cup on July 5, 2015, in Vancouver, Canada.

(CNN)Hope Solo is not mincing words when it comes to the US women's head soccer coach Jill Ellis.

In a discussion on the BBC podcast "Football Daily," the legendary US goalkeeper was blunt in her criticism of Ellis, saying she lacked "leadership quality" and that she wasn't tough enough on her players.
Solo's comments come just days before the