For the first time since 1986, the United States Men’s National Team will not be in the World Cup.

The USMNT failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup after a stunning 2-1 loss to Trinidad & Tobago on Thursday night, and with victories by Panama and Honduras. The odds of this all happening were tiny (even a USMNT draw and they were in great shape), and it’s an absolutely embarrassing result for the United States.

Twitter understandably had a lot to say about it. Here are just some of the many, many examples:

And lastly… this one (you can imagine how the comments look).

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