The US women’s football team infuriated the rest of the world with their notorious ‘tea-drinking’ celebration today as they paraded through the streets of New York to mark their World Cup victory. Captain Megan Rapinoe was filmed drinking champagne and shouting ‘I deserve this!’ at the camera, while her team mate Alex Morgan appeared to ridicule the Lionesses with another show of her cruel ‘tea-sipping’ jibe. The US team was branded ‘smug’, ‘cocky’, and ‘distasteful’ after they pretended to sip cups of tea after knocking England out of the tournament at the semi-finals in Lyon. Social media erupted with fresh fury over the US team’s behaviour today, with critic Piers Morgan claiming the players were ‘unbearable’, while England fans and others around the world branded them ‘disgraceful’, ‘classless’ and ‘arrogant’. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEOS US player Alex Morgan celebrates her team’s world cup victory with their notorious ‘tea drinking’ celebration, to the great annoyance of the England team and the rest of the world, as they parade through New York City today Players Megan Rapinoe (left) and Alex Morgan (second right) are pictured doing the ‘tea drinking celebration’ at their victory ceremony at New York’s City Hall Alex Morgan mimes… Read full this story
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