The best tweets, memes after Germany's shocking SWC exit

2018-06-28 15:45
Mario Gomez, Mats Hummels and Niklas Suele of Germ
Mario Gomez, Mats Hummels and Niklas Suele (AP)

Cape Town - The internet went into overdrive on Thursday following the shock Soccer World Cup elimination of defending champions and FIFA's No 1-ranked side, Germany.

Joachim Loew's charges fell to a 2-0 defeat against South Korea, which left the Germans rock bottom of Group F.

READ: Loew says Germany 'deserve' to crash out of World Cup

Leaving Uruguay aside - who won the inaugural World Cup in 1930 before not travelling to Italy for the 1934 edition - it's the sixth time in the history of the competition that the reigning champions have failed to make it past the first hurdle.

READ: Germany the latest victims of the champions curse

Here's how Twitter reacted:

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