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Social scene: Reaction to England's own-goal heartbreak

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England was oh-so-close to extra time in its first Women's World Cup semifinal appearance, but Laura Bassett's own goal in the 92nd minute gave defending champion Japan a 2-1 win on Wednesday night. After the match, England manager Mark Sampson called Bassett a "hero."

Here is some reaction from the Interwebs:

The result

The reaction