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Twitter reacts to USWNT’s World Cup win

Women's Football World Cup - USA - Netherlands

07 July 2019, France (France), Décines-Charpieu: Football, women: WM, USA - Netherlands, Final, Stade de Lyon: The US players celebrate their victory with the fans and wear shirts with the inscription “Champions 19". Photo: Sebastian Gollnow/dpa (Photo by Sebastian Gollnow/picture alliance via Getty Images)

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The U.S. women’s national team won the World Cup for the fourth time in their history, as they beat the Netherlands 2-0 in Lyon on Sunday.

And this time it caused probably the biggest stir ever across the globe and on home soil.

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Second half goals from Megan Rapinoe (from the penalty spot) and Rose Lavelle did the job for Jill Ellis’ side, as they became just the second team to complete back-to-back World Cup wins.

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Ellis is also the first women’s coach in history to win consecutive titles.

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Below is a look at some of the reactions from prominent figures on Twitter to the USWNT going back-to-back.