Women's World Cup: How social media reacted to USA victory over Thailand

12/06/2019 00:58

The USA's crushing 13-0 win sent our live text and social media into meltdown - with some very differing opinions.

We have just witnessed the biggest World Cup victory ever - in the men's or women's event - as the United States mercilessly hammered Thailand 13-0.

A statement of intent from the champions? Or should they have shown some mercy against the tournament debutants? Does having such a weak country in the tournament belittle the World Cup at all?

Social media reaction was mixed - but unsurprisingly opinionated.

The 2015 winners were 3-0 up at half-time, scored four times in 10 minutes in the second half and then added six more goals in the last 16 minutes. Alex Morgan got five herself.

And they celebrated each goal as if it was a game winner. So was it in bad taste or not?

Much like Daenerys Targaryen in the final season of Game of Thrones, the United States had to decide which approach to take. And we got our answer...

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/

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