Former President Obama 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 ObamaFormer Michelle Obama aide calls for 'honest conversation' about immigration Biden jokes he's ready for a pushup competition with Trump Michelle Obama calls on teachers to help students register to vote 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 John TrumpPompeo changes staff for Russia meeting after concerns raised about top negotiator's ties: report House unravels with rise of 'Les Enfants Terrible' Ben Carson: Trump is not a racist and his comments were not racist 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 SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerLawmakers pay tribute to late Justice Stevens Trump administration denies temporary immigrant status to Venezuelans in US Colombian official urges more help for Venezuelan migrants MORE (D-N.Y.), Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiHouse unravels with rise of 'Les Enfants Terrible' Will Trump's racist tweets backfire? Al Green: 'We have the opportunity to punish' Trump with impeachment vote MORE (D-Calif.) and Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) to visit Congress.