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Germany BrazilThe Brazil-Germany match has broken the record for the most discussed single sports game ever on Twitter with over 35.6 million tweets.

This smashed the previous record of 24.9 million tweets set during the 2014 Super Bowl.

Sami Khedira’s goal in the 29th minute — a record fourth German goal in six minutes and the fifth goal to cap the fastest five goals ever to start a World Cup match — set a record for tweets per minute (580,166).

The previous record for most tweets at the 2014 World Cup was set during the Brazil-Chile match that went to a shootout: 16.4 million tweets.

Credit: Soccer America