This Image Is Not From The 2014 Brazil World Cup

Debunk alert! That photo of a woman in a trash dumpster is old — but still devastating.

1. A lot of people have been sharing this photo of a woman rooting around inside a dumpster as soccer fans passed by, saying that the photo was taken in São Paulo after Thursday’s World Cup match between Brazil and Croatia.

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3. The photo was actually taken in June 2013 by Edimar Soares after Brazil faced Spain for the Confederations Cup.

Here is the full photo sequence.

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