Ferrell, Timberlake & more: American celebrities rally around USA

Will Ferrell and Justin Timberlake were among the social media users who reacted to USA's valiant 2-1 loss to Belgium

Will Ferrell and Justin Timberlake led the tributes to USA after Jurgen Klinsmann’s side crashed out of the World Cup after a 2-1 extra-time loss to Belgium.

Kevin de Bruyne and Romelu Lukaku scored the decisive strikes in the first 13 minutes of extra-time, with USA substitute Julian Green netting what ultimately proved a consolation strike.

Here is the best of the social media reaction from some famous American faces.

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Timo Werner
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Owen Hargreaves
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Michael Owen
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Alan Shearer (Photo: BBC Sport / Screengrab)
Alan Shearer reacts to Chelsea FC’s 1-0 win over Man City in FA Cup semi-final
Timo Werner
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Owen Hargreaves
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Michael Owen
Michael Owen states his prediction for Chelsea FC v Man City
Unai Emery
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