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Twitter On Top Form As Germany Edge Italy In That Brilliant Penalty Shootout

After an uneventful game, it seriously came alive during the shootout.

With both teams slipping up from the twelve yards on numerous occasions, it was a case of who could actually capitalize on the mistakes of the other.

Fans across social media had plenty to say about the spot kicks, even before they started.

When they finally started, they did’t disappoint. Misses from Italy’s Zaza and Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil send Twitter into overdrive.

The overall quality of the penalties were cause for some brilliant tweets.

 

Brilliant shootout, dreadful game.

Germany go on to face the winners of tomorrow night’s clash between France and Iceland. On the other side of the draw, Portugal face Wales in a tasty looking tie. Chris Coleman’s team should be licking their lips at the thought of only facing Ronaldo and co.

Italy, one of the tournament’s most impressive side are now out and their manager, Antonio Conte, leaves his post and heads to Chelsea.

But tweet of the night goes to:

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