The bad news? U.S. soccer lost to Germany 1-0 in on Thursday afternoon. The good news? The loss doesn't matter!
Thanks to Portugal defeating Ghana 2-1, the United States will be moving on in the World Cup. They will play Belgium on July 1.
Below are the reactions from Denver Broncos players during and immediately following the game.
Tight end Julius Thomas retweeted the team's above tweet before letting followers know that he would not be watching the game:
Julius Thomas (@Julius_Thomas) June 26, 2014
Thomas's story checks out:
Defensive end DeMarcus Ware appreciates watching a sport for a change:
This tweet was retweeted by tight end Gerell Robinson before the game:
#USA⚽️— Gerell Robinson (@G_Rob10) June 26, 2014
Safety Duke Ihenacho appreciates that we're all on the same team:
I don't care that people are all of a sudden soccer fans. I like it...and I think it's dope that for once, we're all on the same team! #USA— Duke Ihenacho (@NachoLyfe) June 26, 2014
Running back Montee Ball retweeted this gem from Kyle:
Hheeeyyy so there is another half of this football field.— MileHighReport (@MileHighReport) June 26, 2014
Chase Vaughn (@ChaseVaughn) June 26, 2014
Another funny, this one retweeted by Mitch Unrein:
So we lose but still win basically. Alrighty then!— Chase Vaughn (@ChaseVaughn) June 26, 2014
— Montee Ball (@ballrb28) June 26, 2014
"Advancing to the group of 16 from the "group of death"....congrats @USMNT"— Bennie Fowler (@b_fowler13) June 26, 2014
Soccer's still soccer, though:
Lol RT @PriscoCBS: You would think with all the soccer fans now in this country, the MLS ratings wouldn't be lower than the WNBA.— Terrance Knighton (@MrKnighton2u) June 26, 2014
And that's a wrap!
Check out our Broncos Players List on Twitter to see their reactions when USA takes on Belgium next month.