Patriotic memes flood Twitter as Team USA prepares for its World Cup battle against England

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As the US and England prepare for a titanic semi-final clash in the Women’s World Cup on Tuesday night in Lyon, France, old rivalries are being ignited online with a war of memes billing the showdown as the ‘Second Revolutionary War’.

The United States reigned triumphant over France on Friday in an emotional and hard-fought slender 2-1 win, in which Rapinoe bagged both goals to edge USWNT another step closer to consecutive World Cup glory.

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But Jen Ellis’ squad will face their toughest feat yet, when they do battle against England’s young and hungry Lionesses, who are ranked at No.3 in the world – just two spots behind the US in first.

Tensions between the two teams have never been higher after England manager Phil Neville called into question the ‘etiquette’ of the US team, accusing them of spying on his squad in an explosive press conference on Monday evening.

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And now emotions have boiled over onto Twitter too, with fans of Team USA urging their favorite players - on the week of America’s birthday - to ‘beat those redcoats one last time’.

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