Column: In World Cup disaster, Brazilians get a scar as deep as that for their parents

  • by: JOHN LEICESTER , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 8, 2014 - 8:25 PM

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil — Even for an 84-year-old tournament drenched in history, Germany 7, Brazil 1 — you read that right — will be remembered as one of the craziest World Cup matches ever. Because of the humiliation it inflicted on a great footballing nation, as one of the most painful to watch, too.

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