The match has been hailed as a much-needed example of sports diplomacy, as U.S.-Mexico relations chill in the wake of Donald Trump’s win in the presidential election.

With economic and political relations uncertain, soccer could become an increasingly important part of keeping the U.S.-Mexico relationship strong. It already is. The U.S. and Mexico men's soccer teams faced each other in a heated yet brotherly match three days after the U.S. elections.


And now Monica and Sabrina remind us that sisterly love is also stronger than nationalist rhetoric.