US Soccer Champion Megan Rapinoe Quotes Nipsey Hussle After World Cup Win

"Hussle and Motivate" served as her triumph soundtrack.

July 8, 2019

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The US Women's Soccer Team showed out during their final game agaisn't The Netherlands, taking the win 2-0. The world watched as the prestigious gold cup trophy was lifted up high by the ladies representing the United States. 

The celebration continued as videos surfaced of the team celebrating with champagne and dancing to songs by Lil Jon and DJ Khaled. One of the stand-out posts that Hip-Hops fans appreciated and applauded was that of Megan Rapinoe. 

The champion soccer player paid homage to the great Nipsey Hussle. Posting a picture of herself with the FIFA trophy, Megan quoted lyrics of Nip's 2018 song "Hussle and Motivate."  

"Ain’t really trip on the credit, I just paid all of my dues, I just respected the game, now my name all in the news,
Trippin’ on all of my moves, quote me on this, got a lot more to prove- @nipseyhussle,”
Megan's post said.

She finalized her message with the hashtag #tmc, which is Nipsey's signature motto: The Marathon Continues. 

Megan was a key player during the final game. She also took the time to express how proud she was of her team during an interview with ESPN. 

Ain't really trip on the credit, I just paid all of my dues I just respected the game, now my name all in the news Trippin' on all of my moves, quote me on this, got a lot more to prove- @nipseyhussle #tmc-- #cheesin

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