What a world cup! We’ve had more crazy twists and utter joy than a Kieran Trippier free kick. And across England’s adventure, Wordnerds has been following the hilarious, ecstatic, rage-filled and ultimately agonising journey of the fans back home.
Most social listening can’t really deal with football fans. They’re loud, sarcastic, and often drunk. But because Wordnerds looks at the structure of the language rather than just the vocabulary, we can make sense of Football Twitter.
We’re going to be delivering an e-book with the full rundown of our work in the tournament, but by way of a sneak preview, here’s ten things we learned following England around cyberspace.