The United States won the Women's World Cup thrashing Japan 5-2.
America not only captured a title that has eluded them for 16 years but also avenged their 2011 final defeat against the same opponents.
What a win for Team USA! Great game @carlilloyd! Your country is so proud of all of you. Come visit the White House with the World Cup soon.
The tweet said: "Our lionesses go back to being mothers, partners and daughters today, but they have taken on another title - heroes."
England's Lionesses have landed back in the UK with their heads held high
The mother of England's Laura Bassett has told ITV News her daughter will bounce back from scoring the decisive own goal in the semi-final.