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    Amazing Photo Of The Iconic "Sad Brazilian" World Cup Fan Sharing His Trophy With A Young Germany Fan

    There are two sides to every photo!

    Tuesday night, screengrabs of this sad Brazilian spread all over the internet.

    BBC

    The man in the photo is Gaúcho da Copa, a local Brazilian celebrity, and he perfectly captured the mood of the night.

    How long before sad old Brazilian man hugging World Cup trophy replica becomes an Internet meme?

    Miklós Szecsei@Mikit0707

    How long before sad old Brazilian man hugging World Cup trophy replica becomes an Internet meme?

    11:50 AM - 09 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Except there's more to the story. After the now famous picture was taken, he was surrounded by fans of Brazil and Germany.

    Michael Steele / Getty Images

    And he ended up sharing his World Cup trophy statue with a young Germany fan.

    Iconic “sad #BRA fan holding #WorldCup trophy” later handed that trophy off to a #GER fan: http://t.co/IRT8hHqs35

    Neetzan Zimmerman@neetzan

    Iconic “sad #BRA fan holding #WorldCup trophy” later handed that trophy off to a #GER fan: http://t.co/IRT8hHqs35

    2:13 PM - 09 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    In fact, he shared the trophy with a bunch of Germany fans.

    Michael Steele / Getty Images

    So thankfully, the "Sad Brazilian" World Cup fan wasn't so sad after all.

    Michael Steele / Getty Images

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