Germany wins fourth World Cup: live reaction

Germany fans party at the Maracana after their team won the World Cup.
Germany fans party at the Maracana after their team won the World Cup.
An Argentina fan looks on nervously at the Maracana stadium.
An Argentina fan looks on nervously at the Maracana stadium.
Football fans gathered in Buenos Aires to watch the World Cup final react after Argentina lose to Germany.
Football fans gathered in Buenos Aires to watch the World Cup final react after Argentina lose to Germany.
Mr World Cup, Pele, former Brazilian international Kaka and David Beckham.
Mr World Cup, Pele, former Brazilian international Kaka and David Beckham.
Rocking football fan Mick Jagger was at the Maracana.
Rocking football fan Mick Jagger was at the Maracana.
The Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro was host to the World Cup final with over 70,000 in attendance.
The Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro was host to the World Cup final with over 70,000 in attendance.
Germany all the way.
Germany all the way.
German fans wear their colours.
German fans wear their colours.
Model Gisele Bundchen *hearts* football.
Model Gisele Bundchen *hearts* football.
Tens of thousands of people have gathered near the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin to watch the final on a big screen.
Tens of thousands of people have gathered near the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin to watch the final on a big screen.
There was only one team they wanted to win.
There was only one team they wanted to win.
Don't mention the moustache.
Don't mention the moustache.
Ann-Kathrin Brommel, girlfriend of Mario Gotze of Germany, looks on.
Ann-Kathrin Brommel, girlfriend of Mario Gotze of Germany, looks on.
Argentinians of all ages get into the fun.
Argentinians of all ages get into the fun.
Argentinian fans chest can't get enough.
Argentinian fans chest can't get enough.
Argentinian and German fans party together in the stands.
Argentinian and German fans party together in the stands.
A fan holds up a replica trophy.
A fan holds up a replica trophy.

Football fans around the world collectively aged about 15 years as an intense and chance-filled World Cup final finally ended with Germany scoring in the 112th minute.

As tears of joy and pain flood the internet, we bring you the best of the world's web reaction to this morning's stunning win.

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Germany: 2014 football World Cup champions.
Germany: 2014 football World Cup champions.
Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer leads a podium celebration.
Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer leads a podium celebration.
Germany players lead a cheer with fans at the Maracana after winning the World Cup.
Germany players lead a cheer with fans at the Maracana after winning the World Cup.
World Cup match-winner Mario Goetze celebrates.
World Cup match-winner Mario Goetze celebrates.
Germany players celebrate winning the World Cup.
Germany players celebrate winning the World Cup.
The Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro was host to the World Cup final with over 70,000 in attendance.
The Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro was host to the World Cup final with over 70,000 in attendance.
Not to be out done by his players, Germany coach Joachim Loew holds the trophy aloft.
Not to be out done by his players, Germany coach Joachim Loew holds the trophy aloft.
Germany fans at Maracana Stadium go crazy as their team lifts the trophy.
Germany fans at Maracana Stadium go crazy as their team lifts the trophy.
A World Cup winning moment for Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger.
A World Cup winning moment for Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger.
Germany's Manuel Neuer and Argentina's Lionel Messi accept their respective goalkeeper and player of the tournament World Cup awards after the final.
Germany's Manuel Neuer and Argentina's Lionel Messi accept their respective goalkeeper and player of the tournament World Cup awards after the final.
Mario Goetze's winning goal.
Mario Goetze's winning goal.
Mario Goetze, right, celebrates his winning goal with teammates.
Mario Goetze, right, celebrates his winning goal with teammates.
It's a man-mountain of man-love as Germany players pile on in celebration.
It's a man-mountain of man-love as Germany players pile on in celebration.
Mario Goetze of Germany scores the winning goal past Argentina's keeper, Sergio Romero.
Mario Goetze of Germany scores the winning goal past Argentina's keeper, Sergio Romero.
German goal-scorer Mario Goetze, left, celebrates with teammate Jerome Boateng.
German goal-scorer Mario Goetze, left, celebrates with teammate Jerome Boateng.
Mario Goetze's World Cup winning strike.
Mario Goetze's World Cup winning strike.
Mario Goetze celebrates with teammates scoring late in extra time.
Mario Goetze celebrates with teammates scoring late in extra time.
World Cup winner Mario Goetze celebrates with his girlfriend Ann-Kathrin Brommel.
World Cup winner Mario Goetze celebrates with his girlfriend Ann-Kathrin Brommel.
Argentina's Sergio Aguero and Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger both have their eyes on the ball.
Argentina's Sergio Aguero and Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger both have their eyes on the ball.
Bastian Schweinsteiger reacts after drawing blood in extra time.
Bastian Schweinsteiger reacts after drawing blood in extra time.
Lionel Messi's accidental impersonation of Rio's Cristo Redentor failed to curry favour with the referee.
Lionel Messi's accidental impersonation of Rio's Cristo Redentor failed to curry favour with the referee.
Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger reacts as he falls on the pitch past Argentina's Javier Mascherano and Lionel Messi during extra time.
Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger reacts as he falls on the pitch past Argentina's Javier Mascherano and Lionel Messi during extra time.
Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger urges his team on.
Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger urges his team on.
It was neck-and-neck at 0-0 when Germany's Miroslav Klose jumped for the ball with Argentina's Sergio Aguero.
It was neck-and-neck at 0-0 when Germany's Miroslav Klose jumped for the ball with Argentina's Sergio Aguero.
Germany's goalkeeper Manuel Neuer collides with Argentina's Gonzalo Higuain as he punches the ball clear.
Germany's goalkeeper Manuel Neuer collides with Argentina's Gonzalo Higuain as he punches the ball clear.
Germany's Andre Schuerrle and Argentina's Pablo Zabaleta fall on the pitch while fighting for the ball.
Germany's Andre Schuerrle and Argentina's Pablo Zabaleta fall on the pitch while fighting for the ball.
Bodies were flying everywhere as the final gathered intensity late in the second half.
Bodies were flying everywhere as the final gathered intensity late in the second half.
Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero leaps for the ball.
Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero leaps for the ball.
Argentina's Lionel Messi lines up a kick.
Argentina's Lionel Messi lines up a kick.
Germany defender Benedikt Hoewedes's header right on the halftime whistle hit the woodwork.
Germany defender Benedikt Hoewedes's header right on the halftime whistle hit the woodwork.
And there it is... off the woodwork.
And there it is... off the woodwork.
Chaos in the goal-mouth as Argentina attackers desperately look for their first goal.
Chaos in the goal-mouth as Argentina attackers desperately look for their first goal.
Germany goalkeeper beaten, but Argentina still unable to find a way through opponent's desperate defence in the first half.
Germany goalkeeper beaten, but Argentina still unable to find a way through opponent's desperate defence in the first half.
Gonzalo Higuain's strike on goal that went in was disallowed when the referee's offside flag went up.
Gonzalo Higuain's strike on goal that went in was disallowed when the referee's offside flag went up.
Martin Demichelis heads the ball away from Germany's Miroslav Klose.
Martin Demichelis heads the ball away from Germany's Miroslav Klose.
Argentina's Lionel Messi and Germany's Mats Hummels jump for the ball.
Argentina's Lionel Messi and Germany's Mats Hummels jump for the ball.
Germany assistant coach Hansi Flick and coach Joachim Loew look on nervously in the first half.
Germany assistant coach Hansi Flick and coach Joachim Loew look on nervously in the first half.
Argentina's Marcos Rojo and Germany's Thomas Muelle fight for the ball.
Argentina's Marcos Rojo and Germany's Thomas Muelle fight for the ball.
Live Blog World Cup final: live reaction
 

FOR THE WIN: German fans around the globe celebrate their World Cup victory.
FOR THE WIN: German fans around the globe celebrate their World Cup victory.

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