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SportDonald Trump tweets that national champion Clemson football team will visit White House

02:40  12 january  2019
02:40  12 january  2019 Source:   usatoday.com

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Последние твиты от Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump). 45th President of the United States of America🇺🇸. Washington, DC. Congratulations to a truly great football team , the Clemson Tigers, on an incredible win last night against a powerful Alabama team .

Trump Tweets Today - Follow Trump without following Trump . Latest Trump tweets , despite the constant negative press covfefe. Congratulations to a truly great football team , the Clemson Tigers, on an incredible win last night against a powerful Alabama team .

Donald Trump tweets that national champion Clemson football team will visit White House© Mark Rebilas, USA TODAY Sports Clemson ran over Alabama in Monday's national title game. The national champion Clemson Tigers football team will visit the White House on Jan. 14, President Donald Trump announced in a tweet Friday.

“I look forward to hosting, right out of the great State of South Carolina, the 2019 NCAA Football Champion Clemson Tigers at the White House on Monday, January 14th. What a game, what a coach, what a team!” President Trump wrote.

It will be the second trip to the Trump White House for Clemson, which beat Alabama 44-16 in the College Football Playoff National Championship on Monday. The Tigers also visited in 2017 after they beat the Crimson Tide for the 2016 national championship.

Fast food on the menu for Clemson's White House visit, President Trump says

Fast food on the menu for Clemson's White House visit, President Trump says Clemson will visit President Donald Trump at the White House for a second time in three years. If you were visiting the White House, you’d probably expect a pretty elegant food spread, right? Well that apparently won’t be happening for the Clemson football team. When speaking with reporters Monday morning, President Trump said that the Tigers will have an array of fast food to choose from when they make their scheduled visit to Washington D.C. later Monday. McDonalds? Burger King? Wendy’s? Pizza? It will all be there, according to the president. "I think we're going to serve McDonald's, Wendy's, & Burger King, with some pizza. I would think that's their favorite food.

Clemson University's NCAA champion football team was honored by President Donald Trump at The Clemson football team visited the White House to celebrate its national title victory. Clemson brought about 180 people, said athletic director Dan Radakovich, who went to the White House with

Would the Final Four teams accept an invitation to the Trump White House ? It's an awkward question one lucky team will face after Monday's national ( Clemson won the college football national title in January, a few weeks before Trump ’s inauguration. Logistics are still being figured out to arrange that

Championship teams visiting the White House became a yearly tradition late in the 20th century under Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush.

Since President Trump took office, however, the practice of visiting the White House has invited scrutiny and controversy. The Golden State Warriors have not been to the White House for either of their back-to-back NBA titles, with President Trump saying in 2017 that star Steph Curry “is hesitating, therefore invitation is withdrawn!”

Jesse Jackson: White House serving Clemson a fast-food meal was 'disgraceful'

Jesse Jackson: White House serving Clemson a fast-food meal was 'disgraceful' Rev. Jesse Jackson said he was "offended" that Donald Trump served the national champion Clemson football team fast food at the White House.

The sight of championship -winning teams visiting the White House — taking a photo with the President, giving him a custom jersey, laughing at his jokes even if they’re just Several coaches and athletes discussed their displeasure and frustration over Donald Trump ’s electoral victory very publicly.

National champion North Carolina men's basketball team won't visit White House . A statement from the university said the team was fine with Head coach Roy Williams has been critical of the president. Back in March, Williams commented on President Trump 's tweets after an ACC tournament game.

That Twitter declaration prompted NBA superstar LeBron James to call the president “a bum” in a tweet.

The Philadelphia Eagles also did not make a trip to the White House after winning their first Super Bowl title. The champions’ invitation was rescinded last year after a number of players dropped out of attending.

The current men's and women's college basketball national champions also have not visited the White House. Villanova coach Jay Wright said in October that his most recent title team did not receive an invitation.

Reggie Bush after President Trump celebrates Clemson with fast food: 'Huge slap in the face'

Reggie Bush after President Trump celebrates Clemson with fast food: 'Huge slap in the face' Former NFL running back and college star Reggie Bush called President Trump's honoring of Clemson, which included fast food, "disrespectful."

LeBron James and Steph Curry were among the players and coaches who spoke out against Donald Trump , who recently disinvited the Philadelphia Eagles from visiting the White House . USA TODAY Sports.

The White House said 18 NCAA champion teams visited . South Carolina women's basketball team and North Carolina men's basketball team did not visit . Trump has previously hosted the Air Force Academy football team and the defending national champion Clemson Tigers at the White House .

Alabama, the college football champion before Clemson, made a White House trip after winning the 2017 championship. A number of other pro teams and athletes have also visited: The Pittsburgh Penguins attended after winning the Stanley Cup in 2017, as did the Houston Astros for their 2017 title. The Boston Red Sox have announced that they will make a White House visit at some point after winning the 2018 World Series.

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: Donald Trump tweets that national champion Clemson football team will visit White House

Orange Crush: Clemson topples No. 1 'Bama for national title.
Trevor Lawrence threw for 347 yards and three touchdowns to lead No. 2 Clemson to its second national title in three years with a 44-16 rout of No. 1 Alabama in the College Football Championship title game.

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