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Argentina vs Netherlands – Performance on and off the field : How the players fare in social media

Argentina vs Netherlands – Performance on and off the field : How the players fare in social media

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.

Lots of buzz for Arjen Robben during the quarter final

Buzz Arjen Robben quarter final 2014

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

Social media mentions Messi quarter final 2014

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

Mixed Sentiment Argentian & Dutch coachs

Argentinian coach Alejandro Sabella fares slightly better than his Dutch counterpart Louis van Gaal when it comes to positive sentiment, but also earns more negative feedback.

After the spectacular game between Germany and Brazil, we are hoping for an equally exciting second semi-finale between the Netherland and Argentina tonight!