The US women’s football (or “soccer” in those parts) team have done it again. The team have lifted the World Cup trophy for the fourth time, having triumphed over the Netherlands in the highly anticipated final.
The US’s involvement in the World Cup has been surrounded by politics, after president Trump insisted that the team should visit the White House if they win, which prompted star player Megan Rapinoe to suggest she wouldn’t accept such an invitation.
Trump’s pal Piers Morgan got in on the act too, suggesting Rapinoe should only comment on politics once she wins.
The arrogance of this is breathtaking. Try winning it first, Ms Rapinoe - then inform us of your latest tiresome po… https://t.co/yl7LDyeQlT