President Donald Trump congratulates Patriots on AFC Championship win

"Will be a fantastic Super Bowl!"

Donald Trump, Robert Kraft
President Donald Trump, followed by New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, arrives to speak during a ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, April 19, 2017. –Susan Walsh / AP

President Donald Trump was among those to congratulate the Patriots after the team advanced to its third straight Super Bowl Sunday evening.

“Congratulations to Bob Kraft, Bill Belichick, Tom Brady and the entire New England Patriots team on a great game and season,” Trump tweeted after the Patriots’ 37-31 overtime win over the Kansas City Chiefs. “Will be a fantastic Super Bowl!”

The Patriots will face the Los Angeles Rams on Feb. 3 in Super Bowl LIII.

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