The first semi-final of the Worldcup 2014 in Brazil set a more than impressive example. Germany beat worldcup host country Brazil with an historic 7-1 win and moves on to the final round in Rio on Sunday.
Today, the match between Argentina and the Netherlands will decide who will face Germany in the final match of the Worldcup. As the players prepare for their match, we look at the social media performance of Argentina and the Netherlands. And of course, we have dressed our Social Media Analytics page for the occasion again.
Social Media mentions after each goal
Social networks reacted strongly to each of the goals during last night’s game. During the first half-time, Germany scored five goals. The single goal for Brazil after 89 minutes was no consolation.
Lots of buzz for Arjen Robben during the quarter final
Buzz for Arjen Robben peeked during the quarter final game against Costa Rica, which ended 4-3 for the Dutch after penalty shootout.
Results peek for Messi during quarter final
As Argentina faced Belgium, results for superstar Lionel Messi peeked. Belgium lost the game 0-1, allowing Argentina to move on to the semi-final in Sao Paulo tonight.
Mixed sentiment towards the coaches
After the spectacular game between Germany and Brazil, we are hoping for an equally exciting second semi-finale between the Netherland and Argentina tonight!