London: The UEFA Champions League final held between Bayern Munich and Dortmund attracted over 4.8 million tweets across the world from one hour before the kick-off until 30 minutes after the final whistle.
The match dominated eight of the ten global trends. In UK, seven of the ten trends were dedicated to the Champions League match.
Robben came out as the most tweeted player of the match. He had more than a million mention of his name on Twitter tonight.
His goal saw conversation on Twitter peak at 1,07,229 Tweets Per Minute (TPM).
However, that was eclipsed by the 1,117,601 TPM at the time of final whistle.
The biggest peaks in Tweets per minute were as follows:
117,601 TPM- In the moments after the referee blew the final whistle
107,229 TPM - Robben’s late winner for Bayern Munich
78,096 TPM - Borussia Dortmund’s Lewandowski scores a disallowed goal
77,009 TPM - Mandzukic’s first goal for Bayern Munich
71,299 TPM - Gundogan equaliser for Borussia Dortmund
The official hashtag of the match was #UCLFINAL.
The hashtag was used more than a quarter of a million times.
Let's have a look at some of the important tweets about the match.
Kevin-Prince Boateng @KPBofficial
Good luck tonight to my brother @JB17Official the best team will win!!! Special night...
Borussia Dortmund @BVB
Der BVB grüsst alle BVB-Fans im Wembley Stadion! // BVB sends greetings to all their supporters in the Wembley stadium! #uclfinal #fairytale
Marouane Fellaini @fellainiM
Congratulations Bayern Munich...
Gerard Piqué @3gerardpique
Congratulations to FC Bayern München. Best team in Europe this year. They deserve to win the Champions League.
Mo Farah @Mo_Farah
Well done Bayern Munich #clfinal
Andy Murray @andy_murray
Good job bayern munich... Happy for robben top class player who has had some tough losses last few years, nice to see
Champions League @ChampionsLeague
The moment @FCBayern lifted the #UCLfinal trophy... pic.twitter.com/A1O4AHAOcL
FC Bayern München @FCBayern
WINNERS! #MIASANCHAMPIONS #UCLFinal pic.twitter.com/az4XXHdrJB
In the picture, the Bayern Munich squad pose with the trophy after defeating Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League Final soccer match at Wembey Stadium in London.