20 greatest upsets in World Cup history

[post_page_title]Brazil 1-7 Germany, Brazil 2014[/post_page_title]
This was an upset for the circumstance rather than the result. Brazil losing to Germany is entirely plausible, and it would always be expected to be a close game. Brazil was hosting the World Cup however, and the players had the hopes of the nation on their shoulders. Instead of standing up to that pressure they crumbled embarrassingly. Germany destroyed them 7-1, leaving the Brazilian players, and fans, in tears when the final whistle was blown to put them out of their misery.

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