It looked like the USMNT would be walking away with the win against Portugal, but a last minute goal from Silvestre Varela tied things up. Celebs and fans alike freaked out over the intense and jaw-dropping match-up.
Ties suck. The US Men’s National Soccer team couldn’t pull out a win over Portgual due to a shocking goal from Silvestre Varela that tied the game 2-2. From celebs like Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman to soccer fans around the globe, no one could foresee such a shocking tie in the World Cup match!
World Cup: Celebs & Fans React To USA’s Tie With Portugal
Up until the final minutes, it seemed as if the USMNT would walk off the field with another impressive win. With incredible goals from Clint Dempsey and Jermaine Jones, the USA team played their little hearts out.
However, Silvestre’s shocking goal in the final seconds devastated USA fans wanting a win. Celebs like Josh Duhamel and Matt Lauer showed off their reactions to the game on Facebook and fans completely freaked on Twitter. Check it out:
Just sitting here in silence wondering how that just happened. Sporting events are so unpredictable! It’s not over til it’s over. #USAvsPOR
— Alexandra Raisman (@Aly_Raisman) June 22, 2014
What a game! #USAMNT #USAvsPOR
— Mike Tyson (@MikeTyson) June 22, 2014
It’s okay, The United States of America is still the back-to-back World War Champion. #USAvsPOR
— Katie Pavlich (@KatiePavlich) June 22, 2014
I’m still emotionally recovering from #USAvsPOR. It completely feels like we lost 2-2. #USA
— Ryan J. Suto (@RyanJSuto) June 22, 2014
trying to pick myself up off the floor after the #USAvsPOR game. I lost a few years of my life at the end there. 5 minutes? Why #WorldCup?
— Nathan Parsons (@Nathan_Parsons) June 22, 2014
HollywoodLifers, what did you think of the tie between USMNT and Portugal? Let us know!
— Avery Thompson