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Brazil v Germany – The Reaction

Posted on 9th July, 2014 in Social Media

Footballing history was made this week when Germany thrashed Brazil with a humiliating 7 – 1 win. Twitter & Facebook exploded throughout the semifinal, record breaking game which coach Luiz Felipe Scolari described and “the worst day of his life”.

As expected, brands and agencies and the general public jumped on the event making it the most talked about event on Twitter, EVER,  racking up an impressive 35.6m tweets mentioning either #BRA or #GER. We have collated some the very best for your enjoyment below.

Brilliant Ads cleverly used the 2014 event logo, to perfectly sum up the manner of every single Brazil fan.

Twitter racked up an impressive 35.6m tweets mentioning either #BRA or #GER.


Paddy Power cheekily Tweeted a picture of Brazil player Neymar, holding a can of 7up from a previous and very unfortunate endorsement.

William Hill and Sony also jumped on the bandwagon with some cleverly created short video clips.

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