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Emotional Brazil played into German hands, says Loew

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BELO HORIZONTE (BRAZIL) - Brazil's emotional reaction to Neymar's injury played into Germany's hands as they inflected a record 7-1 World Cup semi-final defeat, German coach Joachim Loew said on Tuesday. 

Germany's coach Joachim Loew looks on during the semi-final football match between Brazil and Germany at The Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on July 8, 2014

A fractured vertebrate suffered in their quarter-final win over Colombia ruled Neymar out and with captain Thiago Silva suspended, Brazil fell apart on an emotionally-charged night.

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