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Women's World Cup: Twitter reacts to USWNT's Alex Morgan sipping the tea, Ellen White's goggles dig

That’s right. Alex Morgan sipped the tea.

United States' Alex Morgan, left, celebrates her side's second goal during the Women's World Cup semifinal soccer match between England and the United States, at the Stade de Lyon outside Lyon, France, Tuesday, July 2, 2019.
United States' Alex Morgan, left, celebrates her side's second goal during the Women's World Cup semifinal soccer match between England and the United States, at the Stade de Lyon outside Lyon, France, Tuesday, July 2, 2019.
Francois MorI, Associated Press

SALT LAKE CITY — The United States women’s soccer team prevailed over England on Tuesday with a 2-1 win in the World Cup semifinals.

And the players certainly talked the talk.

Alex Morgan, upon scoring the game-winning goal for the Americans, pretended to sip the tea.

That’s right. Alex Morgan sipped the tea.

Piers Morgan didn’t love it.

But in the end, well:

But that wasn’t the only moment that had Twitter talking. Ellen White looked to have scored a goal (before it was called offside). And she, rather insultingly, made a pair of goggle eyes with her hands — a move that comes from USWNT star Megan Rapinoe.

And Twitter freaked out.