Women's World Cup Final: Dr. Jill Biden & U.S. Delegation Arrive in Frankfurt To Cheer on Team USA

July 17, 2011
Dr. Biden, Ambassador Murphy, Chelsea Clinton Smile With Young Americans

Game Day is here! The day of the Women's World Cup Final is here, and the U.S. Delegation has arrived in Frankfurt to cheer on Team USA.

The delegation landed in Germany early this morning and had a chance to visit with some of the friends and family members of the team. Ambassador Phil Murphy, Dr. Biden, and Chelsea Clinton addressed the group in an atmosphere of growing excitement, pride, and anticipation.

Dr. Biden thanked Team USA for honoring our country with their amazing performance -- and also noted that the strong foundation for that has been laid by Title IX in the United States. She wished the team good luck from everyone back at the White House and a proud nation back home.

Chelsea Clinton also shared her thanks and excitement with the team, stressing the power of sport and how much this event means to women and girls around the world.

Team USA is a true source of pride, unity, and inspiration -- in just a few hours, supporters and fans from around the world will join to watch them! USA!

Editor's Note: This entry first appeared on the The White House Blog.


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