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Hulk Hogan is King of World Cup Mentions Online

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How crazy are we about the World Cup? According to new data from Viralheat - VERY.

Below is a list of social media stats Viralheat gathered, starting yesterday until this morning at 7:00 AM PDT. So what is being said about today's match? Mostly positive stuff! And there are some interesting top mentions, including USA capturing a significant piece of the conversation. Check it out!

USA vs. Germany

Mentions: 55,110
Sentiment: Positive - 65%; Negative - 3%

Top Tweets:

@FifaWorIdCup_14: Rt for #USA Fav for #GER http://t.co/BZaqagS37O

@HulkHogan: Watcha gonna do Germany when the USA runs wild all over YOU!!! Brother,USA Soccer,Lets Do It!!!!! HH

Top Instagram Post:
@fcbayern: #USA vs. #GER – we've got our fingers crossed that FC Bayern's players reach the last 16! #2014WorldCup

Germany

Mentions: 41,076
Sentiment: Positive - 65%; Negative - 3.5%

Top Tweets:

@Arsenal: Ahead of #GER v #USA on Thursday, Per @Mertesacker looks back at his first World Cup http://po.st/oVLSvD pic.twitter.com/rzXVWqLich

@HulkHogan: Watcha gonna do Germany when the USA runs wild all over YOU!!! Brother,USA Soccer,Lets Do It!!!!! HH

Top Instagram Post:
pilotmadeleine: And that's what I went for: a self-created World Cup FroYo #teamgermany

USA

Mentions: 73,089
Sentiment: Positive - 58%; Negative - 3%

Top Tweets:

@NASA: Friendly #WorldCup rivalry pits U.S. vs German astronauts on space station: http://www.nasa.gov/content/friendly-rivalry-pits-us-vs-german-astronaut... … #USA #GIF #ISS

@CloydRivers: It doesn't matter if you love soccer, or if you think it's for sissysboys and Eurolanders. You cheer for Team USA regardless. Merica.

@HulkHogan: Watcha gonna do Germany when the USA runs wild all over YOU!!! Brother,USA Soccer,Lets Do It!!!!! HH

Did you notice who the main influencer is across all three? Yup - Hulk Hogan. We're a nation of Hulkmaniacs, make no mistake!

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