Former President ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaCutting through the noise of COVID risk: Real-life consequences of oversimplification Russia-Ukraine conflict threatens U.S. prestige Appeasement doesn't work as American foreign policy MORE on Wednesday showed off his custom jersey celebrating the U.S. women's national soccer team winning the World Cup, saying he was proud to “rep America’s best team.”

“Congrats @USWNT and thanks for being such a strong inspiration for women and girls—and everybody—all across the country,” Obama wrote on Twitter ahead of the ticker tape parade in New York City celebrating the team's victory.

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Obama shared a photo of a jersey with his name on it to honor the team’s 2-0 victory over the Netherlands during Sunday’s game in Lyon, France.

Both the former commander in chief and first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaJill Biden adds to communications team in lead-up to midterm elections Michelle Obama: 'Treat fear as a challenge' Barack Obama wishes a happy 58th birthday to 'best friend' Michelle MORE congratulated the women’s team on their back-to-back World Cup victories. 

Obama honored the team in 2015 after their third World Cup win, but it is unclear if the reigning champions will head to the White House this year.

Co-captain Megan Rapinoe, a frequent critic of President TrumpDonald TrumpMark Walker to stay in North Carolina Senate race Judge lays out schedule for Eastman to speed up records processing for Jan. 6 panel Michael Avenatti cross-examines Stormy Daniels in his own fraud trial MORE, has said that she would not visit. Teammate Alex Morgan said last week the team will likely decide together whether to accept Trump's invitation.

Rapinoe, however, has said she has accepted invitations from Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerChuck SchumerBreyer retirement throws curveball into midterms Schumer vows to vote on Biden Supreme Court pick with 'all deliberate speed' Voting rights failed in the Senate — where do we go from here? MORE (D-N.Y.), Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiBriahna Joy Gray discusses Pelosi's 2022 re-election announcement The Hill's Morning Report - Who will replace Justice Breyer? House Republicans bash Democrats' China competition bill MORE (D-Calif.) and Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) to visit Congress.