PASADENA, Calif. (FOX 11) - The 1999 United Women's National Team won the World Cup 20 years ago and were commemorated with a statue outside Rose Bowl Stadium on Wednesday.
In a tweet, the stadium said they were "incredible honored to have the opportunity to dedicate a first of its kind" to the team.
The #rosebowl is incredibly honored to have the opportunity to dedicate a first of its kind statue dedicated to the 1999 @USWNT winning #worldcup soccer team! Register for this FREE public event here: https://t.co/ERRPI8Nk0P #WorldCupfinal #champions ⚽️ 🏆 pic.twitter.com/qFm8UM27Id— Rose Bowl Stadium (@RoseBowlStadium) July 8, 2019
Watch as FOX 11 talks with champion Brandi Chastain about the honor.