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Uefa used camera trickery to lie: crying German fan was pre-recorded

by | 5th, July 2012

ANDREA from Dusseldorf * , the German football fan seen crying when her nation’s team were losing to Italy at the European Championship, didn’t. The super-slow motion tear was shed when the national anthems were being played before the match began. Uefa inserted the tear into the “live” broadcast when the Germans were losing.

And you know how German coach Joachim Loew (think Richard Briers in Michael Mcintyre’s hair) was caught on camera knocking a ball from under a ballboy’s arm during his team’s game with Holland? Well, he wasn’t being cool under pressure. That too was recorded.

It was all about Uefa’s obsession with the human story of the game “. Uefa was seeking to translate the emotion and the tension of the

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