WHO TAKES SOCCER THIS SERIOUSLY: Brazil Melts Down After Getting Ass Kicked By Germans, 7-1

Published on July 9, 2014

Really, people?  Really?  Destroy your own city over frickin’ soccer?  Wow.  I’m glad your country’s got its priorities straight.  Get a life folks.  Check this out Clashers.

Brazil’s football fans are waking up from their mass World Cup hangover today, out of the competition they covet and humiliated.

As their dreams of glory lay in pieces some turned on each other, others rioted on the streets and one even through his widescreen TV out of his window.

The world’s press took turns in compounding the humiliation with mock-ups and barbed digs at Luiz Felipe Scolari’s team after a night he called the worst of his life. Meanwhile, the Brazilian Press told him to ‘go to hell’.

In Brazil itself, sadness quickly turned to anger. Pictures emerged today of fans fighting on the terraces inside The Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte as their side went down 7-1 to Germany in the World Cup semi-final.

Riot police were also out in force in several Brazilian cities in case trouble kicked off. In Rio de Janeiro officers descended on Copacabana beach amid reports of gunfire.

Authorities were called to a densely-populated area of Sao Paulo after football supporters reportedly set a bus alight, leaving it as little more than a burnt-out shell.

Read more: Daily Mail