International soccer returned in great fashion as it brought us an exciting UEFA Nations League semifinal clash between Italy and Spain. The outcome was even more impressive as the Euro 2020 winners were defeated.
Roberto Mancini's boys arrived at this game with a fantastic, 37-game unbeaten streak under their belts. Their world record, however, was stopped by Luis Enrique's side in a highly entertaining encounter.
Needless to say, world soccer has gone wild on the Internet as Italy lost their first game in a long time and came up short in their quest for the title. Here, check out some of the best memes and reactions we found on the Internet.
Funniest memes and reactions from Italy's first loss in 37 games against Spain
After failing to qualify for the 2018 Russia World Cup, Italy bounced back and strengthened themselves. They have gone 37 matches without defeat, winning the European Championship on the way.
But, as they say, all good things come to an end. Italy lost against Spain, who advanced to the UEFA Nations League grand final, to be played on Sunday. Check out the best memes and reactions.