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Gary Lineker's Tweet About Germany's Dramatic World Cup Victory Instantly Goes Viral

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Gary Lineker's Tweet About Germany's Dramatic World Cup Victory Instantly Goes Viral

Germany's dramatic World Cup victory against Sweden has sent Twitter into meltdown, which includes a viral Tweet from Gary Lineker.

The defending World Champions needed a result tonight following their surprising defeat to Mexico.

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Joachim Low rang the changes by dropping midfield pair Mesut Ozil and Sami Khedira. Fresh faces were drafted in but to no effect.

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Well, it seemed that way until the 95th bloody minute.

Sweden took the lead in the first-half, with Germany eventually leveling in the second-half through Marco Reus. But it looked as if the Germans were on the brink of elimination.

However, Toni Kroos had other ideas.

He netted a superb free-kick to seal an incredible win, and three vital points ahead of facing South Korea next Wednesday.

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Naturally, social media exploded into life with Lineker's Tweet instantly going viral racking up thousands and thousands of Retweets

"Football is a simple game, 22 men chase the ball for 82 minutes and the Germans get a player sent off so 21 men chase the ball for 13 minutes and at the end the Germans somehow fucking win," he posted.

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Brilliant.

Here's more reaction from tonight's unbelievable result.

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The World Cup, ladies and gentleman.

Topics: Gary Lineker, Football News, Football, Germany, World Cup

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