Week One World Cup Thread

It's wearing a Brazil shirt! - Matthias Hangst

We'll have a new thread open during each week of the tournament and you guys can make what you want of that - I'll be stopping by as much as possible because I love me some good threading. Beyond the threads, expect opinion/analysis pieces throughout the tournament whenever there's something especially interesting to discuss. Enjoy the euphoria of the next month - it's gonna go by in a brilliant blur.

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