Oh no! In the most important game in the history of US men’s soccer, USA suffered a tough loss 4-0, against Argentina in the semi-finals of the Copa America Centenario. After the crushing defeat, American fans are going completely crazy online over the game. Check out these not so happy tweets.
That game was awesome! Fans are pretty much losing it big time over America‘s loss to an awesome Argentina team in their semifinal Copa America soccer game and understandably so. The stakes were high on both sides of the field and each country wanted the victory with every ounce of passion. But ultimately it came as no shock when Lionel Messi, 28, and his Argentinian team came out on top 4-0. The results sent the twitter-verse into a tailspin. Check out the heartbreaking reaction of US soccer fans.
Argentina came out quick with a goal in the 3rd minute of the game followed by an amazing penalty kick by Lionel Messi, 28. US fans quickly learned why the Argentinian team is thought to be the best in the world. The Americans, led by the striking capabilities of Clint Dempsey, 33, also came with high hopes. But ultimately it wasn’t the night for our boys as Argentina had firm control of this game throughout. And with such a one sides loss, American fans went to the web to vent.
Check out the reaction from the heart-broken US soccer diehards:
— m. (@khjxxv) June 22, 2016
— Amber Cohen (@AmbCoh) June 22, 2016
— Jess (@_JessiPerez) June 22, 2016
— DSneakz (@Kesha18) June 22, 2016
I don't know what USA fans expected. They knew it would be an ass whooping #CopaAmerica
— nxwyxrk (@nxwyxrkmusic) June 22, 2016
I don't watch a lot of soccer but this is pretty bad. Strides have been made but it seems light we're light years away#CopaAmerica #USAvARG
— Brian Cody (@Briancody92) June 22, 2016
— Jesse Knappenberger (@jknappenberger) June 22, 2016
I really hope Argentina win the Copa America they totally deserve it.
— Suleima (@suleima_ram) June 22, 2016
The United States team was overwhelmed from the start of the game by the total ball control displayed by the Argentinians. With strong defense, suffocating offense and world-class players, they were simply too strong for the inexperienced American team. But it was exciting none-the-less and the fans on Twitter are having fun reacting to the exciting game. There’s always the World Cup and the Olympics are around the corner so hang in there US soccer fans!
HollywoodLifers, what did you think of that brilliant semi-final Copa game? Were you disappointed at the results as the rest of the world? Let us know your thoughts on the outcome of the US versus Argentina battle in Texas!