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U.S. goalie challenges Bieber on 'Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

Olympic gold medalists appear on talk show, Rooney calls out pop star

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Maddie Rooney is a member of Team USA, but also a member of Team Bieber. Unless one day she ends up staring the pop star down on the ice.

The gold-medal winning U.S. women's hockey team appeared on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" and their goalie called out the musician, who is also a big-time hockey fan and avid amateur player.

Rooney, USA team captain Meghan Duggan, and twin sisters Monique Lamoureux and Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson joined Fallon for an interview. The appearance was just one of many for the Olympic heroes in New York City on Monday.

When the topic turned to Jocelyne's incredible game-winning goal in a shootout against Canada - her now-famous "Oops I Did it Again" move - the forward mentioned how she got a response from Britney Spears on Twitter.

That must have inspired Rooney, a dedicated "Belieber" to reach out to Bieber. When asked by Fallon if Rooney had gotten a response from Bieber, she frowned..

"No, I have not heard," Rooney said.

Rooney then stood up and lifted her blue USA jersey to reveal the "Team Bieber" shirt she was wearing underneath. Fallon asked what was Rooney's motive for tweeting the singer.

"I mean, yeah I want him to notice me that would be awesome," Rooney said. "But I want to stop his shot, too."

Tweet from @FallonTonight: U.S. Women's Olympic Hockey goalie @maddie_rooney35 challenges Justin Bieber to score a goal on her. Thoughts, @justinbieber? pic.twitter.com/IaJqHIsIEc

The team then presented Fallon with a customized USA sweater, and the whole group took a team photto with Fallon 

Tweet from @JocelyneUSA17: What a day! Thank you @fallontonight for having the team on the show!! #Golden���� #IphoneX pic.twitter.com/lifxXePAnA

But Rooney wasn't done. She went right back to her social media account following the show.

Tweet from @maddie_rooney35: @justinbieber let���s see what you got �� https://t.co/UnSEHuxr4f

For Bieber's sake, he'd better hope any encounter doesn't end like it did with Hockey Hall of Famer Chris Pronger during the 2017 NHL All-Star Weekend.

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