Lawmakers are joining soccer fans in requesting a break in the middle of the workday on Thursday to catch the United States face-off against Germany in the World Cup.

The U.S. men’s national team head coach Jürgen Klinsmann penned a playful excuse note on Wednesday for soccer-loving workers to submit to their employers ahead of the noontime (EST) game.

On Thursday morning, Rep. Adam KinzingerAdam Daniel KinzingerFBI head warns against Trump deal with ZTE GOP split on immigration is a crisis for Ryan’s team Hillicon Valley: Senate votes to save net neutrality | Senate panel breaks with House, says Russia favored Trump in 2016 | Latest from Cambridge Analytica whistleblower | Lawmakers push back on helping Chinese tech giant MORE (R-Ill.) did just that, writing to his boss, Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio), on Twitter:

Several members of Congress rooted on the home team ahead of the match.

Rep. Lee Terry (R-Neb.) wrote:

Rep. Patrick McHenryPatrick Timothy McHenryGOP revolts multiply against retiring Ryan House rejects farm bill as conservatives revolt GOP split on immigration is a crisis for Ryan’s team MORE (R-N.C.) posted on Twitter:

House Democrats Grace MengGrace MengDHS ends protected status for Nepal Hispanic reps rip citizenship question on 2020 census Dem lawmaker says she will introduce bill to block 2020 census from asking about citizenship MORE (N.Y.) and Dina Titus (Nev.) also voiced their support: