This Is Why Americans Hate Soccer, Summed Up In One GIF

He got rewarded for THAT?? Brazil wins the World Cup opener 3-1.

1. This flop from Brazilian striker Fred was rewarded with a penalty kick — that Brazil then scored to give them their first lead in a 3-1 win over Croatia.

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Japanese referee Yuichi Nishimura also gave Croatian defender Dejan Lovren a yellow card on the play.

2. You got lucky, Brazil.

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