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Ten Other World Cup Teams Who've Lost by Six or More Goals

Brazil's collapse against Germany puts Scolari and his team in undistinguished company

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Today's devastating, confounding, historic loss to Germany puts Brazil in unwanted company. In the World Cup annals, the only teams to suffer similar shellackings are

1. El Salvador, pasted 10-1 by Hungary in 1982

2. Zaire, whalloped 9-0 by Yugoslavia in 1974

3. South Korea, thumped 9-0 by Hungary in 1954

4. Saudi Arabia, battered 8-0 by Germany in 2002

5. Bolivia, clobbered 8-0 by Uruguay in 1950

6. Cuba, bashed 8-0 by Sweden in 1938

7. North Korea, pummeled 7-0 by Portugal in 2010

8. Haiti, drubbed 7-0 by Poland in 1974

9. Scotland, belted 7-0 by Uruguay in 1954

10. South Korea, clubbed 7-0 by Turkey in 1954

H/t Bleacher Report