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Fifa World Cup 2018: Twitter reacts to Germany's shock loss against Mexico

From Donald Trump's 'the wall' to Sane's axing from the World Cup team, Twitterati took shot at everything after Germany's loss.

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Germany vs Mexico (Photo: Reuters)

Defending champions crashed to the first defeat in their opening game of a World Cup since 1982 as Hirving Lozano's clinical finish earned a shock 1-0 victory at Moscow's today.

Lozano struck the winner on 35 minutes after a blistering counter-attack at the in Moscow as beat for just the second time in history.

Although the Germans took 23 shots none of them really looked like going in. The Germans also had no answer to Mexico's counter-attacking football which condemned them to a 0-1 loss. The Mexicans would have scored much more had they been more clinical in the final third.

Germany's loss was the first upset of and, as was expected, it lit up the internet. Here are the best reactions:

First Published: Mon, June 18 2018. 00:45 IST