A split second can change life dramatically - just ask Mario Goetze. The German midfielder found the goal in the 113th minute against Argentina to help his side win a dramatic World Cup final on Sunday. And his life promised to never be the same again!
In a team of superheroes, Goetze emerged as the biggest star in the title clash - his extra-time goal ensuring one of the most memorable moments of the World Cup. Substituted in the second-half of the match, The baby-faced player's superb chest and volley from an Andre Schuerrle cross earned him instant stardom. While his celebrations trended online, it was his candid moment with girlfriend Ann Kathrin Brommel that went truly went viral. (Pics: How Germans celebrated their team's triumph)
Supermodel Brommel came out on the pitch to greet her hero after the match and landed a massive kiss on Goetze. It was clear that she was indeed his biggest fan when she snapped a picture of him from her phone - Goetze obliging with a massive smile. As the world looked on, the two held hands soaked in the glorious moment.