She then added: “It’s the second time we have won on US soil and we’ve got one of the best teams we’ve ever had.”
Maguire, meanwhile, who many will see as the key player for Europe, admitted she “couldn’t have given anything more” over the last week.
The 26-year-old said: “The goal was to get my point, that’s all I can do. I’ve given it my absolute all this week, I couldn’t have given anything more. I couldn’t have asked for a better week.”
Catriona Matthew made history meanwhile, becoming the first European captain to win successive Solheim Cups.
And afterwards, she spoke of her delight at sealing glory on US soil.