Mayor: NYC throwing ticker-tape parade to celebrate Women's World Cup win

NEW YORK -

New York City will throw a victory bash this week to celebrate the United States' Women's World Cup title.

The United States won its record fourth Women's World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 Sunday when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the second half and Rose Lavelle added a goal.

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio tweeted to say that a ticker tape will be held on Wednesday, July 10, down the Canyon of Heroes to celebrate the win.

The parade will step off at 9:30 a.m.

 

 

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