Queen Elizabeth despatched her “warmest congratulations” to the England ladies’s nationwide soccer workforce on Sunday after the Lionesses’ historic win towards Germany within the European Ladies’s Championship.
“The Championships and your performance in them have rightly won praise,” the sovereign stated in a press release applauding workforce members and their help employees. “However, your success goes far beyond the trophy you have so deservedly earned.”
“You have all set an example that will be an inspiration for girls and women today, and for future generations,” the monarch added. “It is my hope that you will be as proud of the impact you have had on your sport as you are of the result today.”
Prince William, who’s president of England’s Soccer Affiliation, cheered on the workforce and delivered hugs and congratulations in individual after the match.
The Duke of Cambridge additionally counseled the ladies in an emphatic assertion of his personal.
“Sensational. An incredible win @lionesses and the whole nation couldn’t be prouder of you all. Wonderful to see history in the making tonight at Wembley, congratulations!” he wrote, signing off his tweet with “W,” as he usually does to point a private message.
Previous to the beginning of the match, the duke and his daughter, Princess Charlotte, launched a candy video cheering on the workforce.
“We both want to wish the Lionesses the best of luck tonight. You’ve done amazingly well in the competition, and we’re rooting for you all the way,” the royal says earlier than Charlotte pipes up.
“Good luck!” the 7-year-old royal says earlier than signing off with a wave. “I hope you win. Bye!”