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Why Wasn’t Thomas Muller Carded for Diving?

So, very few sane people argue Pepe’s red card in Germany v. Portugal. But shouldn’t Muller have seen yellow for his play acting after Pepe’s initial smack to the upper body? In short, no. The big myth amongst football fans is that this kind of dramatic exaggeration – designed to call a referee’s attention to a transgression – is simulation,

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