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Next Time Someone Says Americans Don't Like Soccer, Show Them These Photos

New Yorkers came out in droves to support the Women's National Team on Friday.
USA women's soccer team fans cheer during the ticker-tape parade in New York on July 10, 2015, to celebrate the team World Cu
USA women's soccer team fans cheer during the ticker-tape parade in New York on July 10, 2015, to celebrate the team World Cup victory. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)

Most soccer fans have at least one American friend who likes to make jokes at the Beautiful Game's expense. "Does anyone even watch soccer? So boring. So few goals," he or she says in as many words while you sit there wondering how they even got in your house again anyway.

Every soccer fan hates that friend. But instead of defending soccer next time the fool starts going off, just show him or her the photos from Friday's parade celebrating the Women's National Team's World Cup Victory in New York City. More and more, we're a nation of soccer fans. Let these photos serve as a reminder for both your horrible friend and you. 

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