Yes, Germany smashes Brazil… but what can we learn from the Germans?

Last night’s 7-1 drubbing was a story that has resonance on so many levels…

Lastn night Janan Ganesh held out a sliver of hope for the Brazilians pointing back to Germany’s exit with a single point in the group stage of the 2000 European Championship was the key turning point for German soccer…

So what can we learn from the Germans?

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty

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