England star Karen Carney is bringing her illustrious playing career to an end after the Women's World Cup.
After facing criticism over her tea-sipping celebration, United States striker Alex Morgan provided a passionate defence on Friday.
Steph Houghton felt Lindsey Horan's celebrations on Tuesday were "disrespectful" and the United States star has apologised for her actions.
Experienced England international Karen Carney will retire from football following the Women's World Cup.
Lucy Bronze is adamant England can end their semi-final hoodoo and win a tournament after their last-four exit to the United States.
"Wah-wah-wah. I mean, it's like, we're at the World Cup — what do you want us to do?" Rapinoe said Wednesday.
Lianne Sanderson called Alex Morgan's celebration "disrespectful", but Megan Rapinoe claimed the reaction has been a storm in a teacup.
A hamstring strain prevented Megan Rapinoe from facing England, but she gave the United States a fitness boost by training on Wednesday.
Lucy Bronze was a standout performer for England at the Women's World Cup, but like Ellen White and co she suffered semi-final heartache.