Team USA wins 2019 Women's World Cup: Stars react!

A fourth World Cup for the U.S. Soccer Women's National Team!

Team USA beat the Netherlands 2-0 on Sunday to capture the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup title, with goals scored by Megan Rapinoe and Rose Lavelle in the second half of the game.

Following the widely-watched victory, celebrities took to social media to congratulate the team, with many using the opportunity to once again call for equal pay between the Men's and Women's World Cup tournaments. 

Ellen DeGeneres, Jamie Lee Curtis, Bette Midler, Mandy Moore and Leslie Jones were among the celebrities to take to social media after the win, while Barack and Michelle Obama, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Elizabeth Warren were among the political figures to congratulate Team USA.

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Stars react to 2019 Women's World Cup Final
Yes! Fourth star. Back to back. Congrats to the record breakers on the @USWNT, an incredible team that’s always pus… https://t.co/2wYRZDpcaO
Congratulations to the U.S. Women’s Soccer Team on winning the World Cup! Great and exciting play. America is proud of you all!
Congratulations to the #USWNT on their 4th World Cup win! These athletes have brought more attention, support, & pr… https://t.co/WkULReJNL9
Congrats team USA! Billie says it best here! So happy for each one of you and so proud. ❤️ @USWNT https://t.co/WK2Yi2z8F4
The US women’s soccer team are the world champions! I’m so happy. These women are the best of what our country repr… https://t.co/O6WaDqwyHK
Now pay them what they’re worth!!! 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸
World champs—again!! To the amazing women of the #USWNT: Thank you for playing like girls. 🇺🇸 https://t.co/GWlLR0nwcX
So proud of you, Team USA—you inspire us all! #OneNationOneTeam https://t.co/YEHzyqOwZa
Woo-hoo! Congratulations to the @USWNT on their World Cup win. Your persistence on and off the field inspires girls… https://t.co/CplyP6jDfC
FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP GOES TO THE UNITED STATES!!! What a great day, what a great game! CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!!!
CHAMPIONS! 📷 @joepugliese https://t.co/BxJDaN18Ek
YAAAAASSSS!!! GO!! @USWNT #WARRIORS #PAYUSDAMNIT https://t.co/hc61l9q9r3
Congrats #uswnt! You’ve made us immeasurably proud!! A round of applause for all the remarkable women in this tourn… https://t.co/AjkvYR02y9
Congrats to the elite @USWNT on winning your FOURTH World Cup!!! Consistently bringing home the win but not the che… https://t.co/KqQnVzF2D7
Incredibly inspiring World Cup by our @USWNT 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 so fun to watch 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸!!!! #FIFAWomensWorldCup #legacy… https://t.co/E6ATtbouG1
4 X World Cup Champions!!!! @USWNT 🏆🏆🏆🏆⚽️🇺🇸🙌☕️ https://t.co/C3adMVO5mJ
WORLD. CHAMPIONS. Congrats @USWNT on @FIFAWWC #4! #USA | #USANED | #FIFAWWC | #OneNationOneTeam https://t.co/Ymq8lX9FGw
Huge month or so for women’s football. New heroes made for little girls all over the world. Congrats @USWNT 😍
“Congrats to the US women’s football team!!! we watched megan & the ladies live from barcelona just before going on… https://t.co/0s8WTt1yOS
Huge congrats to USA Women’s World Cup Final CHAMPS!!!!!!! Amazing game !!!!!!! - KU @USWNT
YAY🎉💥HUGE congrats awesome @USWNT Thanks for making us SO PROUD 🇺🇸
WARRIORS THANK YOU @USWNT CONGRATULATIONS 🎉🍾 SO IN AWE #USAvNED - lifting us all up 👑🇺🇸
Go USA!!! #WorldCupfinal https://t.co/hbdcQM74Ji
That was a fun journey to watch! Thanks for all your hard work and dedication to being the best in the world and fo… https://t.co/EUwD77FtLU
YESSSSSS @USWNT AMAZING RUN!!!! 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸
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Billie Jean King, Serena Williams, Catt Sadler and Regina King were some of the famous faces who used the moment to both commend the team and call attention to the disparity between the prize money that male and female World Cup players are given. 

FIFA President Gianni Infantino had previously announced that prize money for the 2023 Women's World Cup would be doubled to a total of $60 million, which is less than a seventh of the $440 million prize money to be handed out at the 2022 Mens's World Cup in Qatar.

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