The USA Women’s World Cup Win Unites a Proud Nation on the Social Field

Television inspired a wide range of big emotions with a thrilling and sentimental week for shark and soccer fans alike. Fans eagerly turned to Twitter to share their excitement for the return of Discovery’s beloved Shark Week. Still, sharks were no match for the 955,056 reactions to the US team winning FIFA Women’s World Cup. Midfielder Carli Lloyd kicked in with the most reactions of any player thanks to her stellar performance. The long-awaited USA victory, which fell on the July 4th weekend, had nearly 19,000 sentimental reactions declaring their patriotic pride.


Check out our infographic below, also available on The Drum’s Found Remote, for a further breakdown of how audiences felt about TV last week.