Argentina’s Ossie Ardiles: Brazil defeat a ‘catastrophe’

Brazil were hammered 7-0 by Germany in the World Cup semi-finals on Tuesday. The next semi-final sees Argentina play the Netherlands. Lots to talk about then, with former Argentinian player Ossie Ardiles. He was part of the team that won the World Cup trophy in 1978, beating the Netherlands 3-1. What was he thinking as he watched Brazil fall apart at the hands of Germany?

(Photo: Ossie Ardiles of Argentina runs with the ball during a match between Argentina and West Germany in 1977. Credit: Getty Images)

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