Embedded image permalink
Barcelona star, Lionel Messi’s mind-blowing goal in
the Champions League semi-final first leg against Bayern Munich in May has
emerged the most tweeted about sporting moment of 2015. The Argentine nutmegged
defender Jerome Boateng embarrassingly that the
Bayern Munich player fell over backwards. He chipped a ball over goalkeeper
Manuel Neuer and straight into the net.
Daily Mail reports that, the goal generated a record
25,300 tweets-per-minute – 7,700 more than the number of tweets-per-minute garnered
at the end of Arsenal’s FA Cup quarter-final victory over Manchester United at
Old Trafford.
 Top 10 moments sporting moments of 2015.
1.      Lionel Messi
goal v Bayern Munich | May 2015
2.      Arsenal beat
Man Utd at Old Trafford | March 2015
3.      Steven Gerrard
sent off v Man Utd | March 2015
4.      Tyson Fury
beats Wladimir Klitschko | November 2015
5.      Wayne Rooney’s
equaliser v Arsenal | March 2015
6.      Jamie Vardy
breaks record v Man Utd | November 2015
7.      Alexis
Sanchez’s goal in the FA Cup final | May 2015
8.      Danny Welbeck
scores v Man Utd | March 2015
9.      Luis Suarez’s
second goal against Man City | February 2015
10.  PSG knock
Chelsea out the Champions League | March 2015