U.S. ladies’s nationwide staff star Alex Morgan received inventive together with her aim celebration after she netted USA’s second aim of Tuesday’s semifinal in opposition to England.
After scoring to provide the U.S. a 2-1 lead, she ran together with her teammates after which got here to a whole cease as she pretended to take a sip of tea together with her pinkie up. She seemed to be trolling her opponents, who’re identified for ingesting the beverage.
Alex Morgan scores her first aim for the reason that opening sport and retakes the lead within the Golden Boot race (6 objectives, three assists)
– FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) July 2, 2019
“I wanted to keep it interesting. I know Megan Rapinoe has the best celebrations,” Morgan advised reporters after the sport. “I had to step up this game. I felt this team has had so much thrown at them and we didn’t take the easy route to the final this tournament.”
The celebration caught the eye of many as followers internationally reacted on Twitter.
The U.S. will now advance to the finals Sunday and face the winner of Wednesday’s semifinal sport between Sweden and the Netherlands. England will face the loser within the third-place sport.