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Brazil's Coach Dumped After Embarrassing End To World Cup

Luiz Felipe Scolari the first victim of a terrible campaign.

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According to reports, Brazil has opted not to renew national soccer team coach Luiz Felipe Scolari's contract after its embarrassing final two games at the 2014 World Cup.

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The coach nicknamed "Felipao" or "Big Phil" led the side to its worst ever World Cup performance with a 7-1 loss to Germany in the semi-final.

It was followed up with a 3-0 loss to The Netherlands in the third place play-off.