May 03, 2019, 5:23 p.m. (ET)

 

On Thursday, the U.S. women's soccer team announced its 23-woman roster for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. The squad will come together for its first official World Cup match on June 11 and will aim to defend its 2015 World Cup title.

Many athletes came together on social media to celebrate the star-studded roster. Men's soccer stars Jozy Altidore and DaMarcus Beasley shared their support, along with women's soccer legend Mia Hamm.

The players on the 2019 team also shared their reactions. From Alex Morgan to Carli Lloyd, the message remained the same: the team is excited, and the players will be ready.

Let's check out how fans and players alike reacted to the news.