How this works
We analyse Google+ activity in order to determine the prevailing national sentiment towards a match.
Which team is getting more of the world’s attention?
We look at the combined volume of searches for two nations, then express their respective shares as a percentage of the total.
What The Netherlands and Costa Rica want to know about this match.
We highlight the three questions being asked most by a given nation.
What The Netherlands wants to know about this match.
What Costa Rica wants to know about this match.
Who from this match are people in The Netherlands and Costa Rica searching for?
We identify the three most popular individuals for each nation, determined by search volume.
Who from this match are people in The Netherlands searching for?
Who from this match are people in Costa Rica searching for?
Robin van Persie
Where The Netherlands is trending around the world.
Where Costa Rica is trending around the world.
We look at which nations around the world are searching most for a given team.
Who's having a major spike in interest?
We identify players experiencing a steady surge in search volume.
The Netherlands v Mexico
Round of 16
Costa Rica v Greece
Round of 16
These teams are yet to lose. Yet to win. Yet to play.