'What a game!' – Soccer world reacts to the Eagles winning Super Bowl LII

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Streeter Lecka
Philadelphia won its first NFL title, with the husband of an American soccer star scoring the winning touchdown

The Philadelphia Eagles are Super Bowl champions after defeating the New England Patriots 41-33 in a thrilling game in Minneapolis, Minn.

With hundreds of millions all over the world turning in to watch the National Football League's championship game, some of the soccer/football world's biggest names took to Twitter to weigh in on the contest. 

One group particularly invested in the game was the U.S. women's national team, as star center back Juilie Ertz is married to Eagles tight end Zach Ertz. With Julie in attendance at the game, several of the team's biggest stars showed their support for the Eagles on Twitter.

It couldn't have gone much better for the Ertz family, as Zach scored the winning touchdown with just over two minutes to play in the game. 

Here are some of the best reactions from around the world of soccer.  

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