Apparently America’s Major League Soccer League stand against America’s own national symbols after announcing a ban on the Revolutionary War era Betsy Ross flag.

Early this week, America’s premier soccer league, Major League declared the red, white, and blue Betsy Ross flag a “symbol of hate” and banned a couple in Utah from waving it at games.

A married Utah couple who were in attendance at a Major League Soccer Real Salt Lake game says they were told by stadium officials to put away their Betsy Ross flag because the original flag of the American Revolution is a “symbol of hate.