Brazil vs Germany World Cup 2014: Memes and Twitter reaction after Brazil suffer historic 7-1 defeat
Plenty of Premier League stars, famous names and jokers have had their say on the incredible semi-final
Who would have thought Germany would beat Brazil 7-1 in their World Cup semi-final at Belo Horizonte?
The first-half was one of the most shocking 45 minutes of football ever witnessed, with Joachim Low's cerebral side comprehensively battering the hosts.
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Toni Kroos scored twice, alongside strikes from Sami Khedira, Thomas Muller and Miroslav Klose. With his goal, Klose became the highest goalscorer in World Cup history with his 16th effort.
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All of the first-half goals were scored before even 30 minutes had been played.
In the second half Andre Schurrle got in on the act to take the score to 7-0 before Oscar scored a consolation.
Here is the reaction on Twitter:
Oooh myyyy goood pic.twitter.com/uYIFJ1Mpmm— R.Lukaku Bolingoli (@RomeluLukaku9) July 8, 2014
Brazil as the game went on.. | pic.twitter.com/FAhqXBTXls— 2014 World Cup (@2014WorIdCup) July 8, 2014
This is the kind of lesson I give to Ravel earlier!! 5-0 30mins in!!Andy Carroll (@AndyTCarroll) July 8, 2014
Maradona:"Muller'den futbolcu olmaz, kaslı bile değil. Ondan olsa olsa otelde belboy olur" Muller:"Bir daha söyle" pic.twitter.com/bul1HyRGcc— TUHAF AMA GERÇEK TAG (@TuhafAmaGercek) July 9, 2014
BREAKING: Brazil's Christ the Redeemer statue right now. pic.twitter.com/fvZ0YPJ5Wz— Football Funnys (@FootballFunnys) July 8, 2014
Brazil Right Now! https://t.co/lxKjdJesgF— BenchWarmers (@BenchWarmersCOM) July 8, 2014
Brazil scoring their only goal pic.twitter.com/FpZJxKHPzy— Life Humor (@BestProHumor) July 8, 2014
I know a lot of people thought Germany but did anyone think it would be like this? Another reason why this has been the best WC in history!bradley h friedel (@friedel_b) July 8, 2014
Speechless!!!! #BrazilvsGermanyTheo Walcott (@theowalcott) July 8, 2014
Our stats man has spontaneously self-combusted!Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) July 8, 2014
The best football!!! Germany!!Roberto Soldado (@R9Soldado) July 8, 2014
This must be the worst defending performance I've seen. Shocking #WorldCup2014Ray Parlour (@RealRomfordPele) July 8, 2014
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