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

James Orr,Simon Rice
Wednesday 09 July 2014 19:20 BST

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.

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.

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:

Join our commenting forum

Join thought-provoking conversations, follow other Independent readers and see their replies


Thank you for registering

Please refresh the page or navigate to another page on the site to be automatically logged inPlease refresh your browser to be logged in