What’s the opposite of Twitter trolls?
Whatever they’re called, they came out in droves Wednesday night to show support and sympathy for England after Laura Bassett’s own goal in stoppage time cost the Lionesses the game and sent Japan to the final to face the U.S.
The 2-1 win by Japan sets up a rematch between the finalists of the 2011 World Cup. Japan beat the U.S. four years ago in Frankfurt, Germany, on penalty kicks after extra time ended in a 2-2 tie.
The U.S. earned its place in the final with a 2-0 win over Germany on Tuesday.