#BBCtrending: Van Persie's header sparks internet trend

Dutch striker Robin Van Persie's goal in Friday's Holland v Spain World Cup match has sparked an internet trend.

Thousands of people around the world have been paying homage to the goal by replicating it and sharing images online using the hashtag #persieing.

Anne-Marie Tomchak of #BBCtrending speaks to the people behind the trend.

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