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Brazil 1-7 Germany: World Cup 2014 Semi-Final As It Happened

08/07/2014 10:14 BST | Updated 08/07/2014 22:59 BST

Brazil and Germany meet again in the World Cup for the first time since the Seleção's 2002 final victory. The hosts are underdogs this time and still smarting from Neymar's injury and Thiago Silva's suspension, but home advantage has been critical for this mediocre of Brazil sides at this World Cup and Germany have lost their last two semi-finals.