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8-bit World Cup Moments


So the carnival of football is finally over, and a brilliant German team have triumphed.

All that is left to do now is to look back at all the thrills, spills and memorable moments from an unforgettable tournament in Brazil. And what better way to do that than via 8-bit renderings of all of them?

Matheus Toscano runs the 8bit Football website, and has captured the best moments from the tournament in Sensible Soccer-esque detail.

Relive Fred's (alleged) dive, Pepe's headbutt, Cahill and Rodriguez's superstrikes, Suarez's indiscretion and Germany's 7 (seven) goals in glorious 8-bit below, and visit the 8bit Football website for more football moments.

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(Images: Matheus Toscano/8bit Football)

Christ The Redeemer during the final

Fred takes a tumble against Croatia

Pepe gets a red card against Germany

Benzema's strike sees goal-line technology used to give a goal for the first time at a World Cup

Reigning champions Spain crash out in the group stage

Fellaini scores against Algeria

Messi scores a beauty against Iran

Cahill scores one of the goals of the tournament against Holland

Suarez takes a bite out of Chiellini

Rodriguez scores a beautiful chip against Japan

Huntelaar celebrates his winner against Mexico

Neymar is injured by Colombia's Zuniga

Tim Krul comes on to be a penalty shoot-out hero for Holland

Germany's goalscorers in that astonishing semi-final against Brazil

The final lineups

Goetze scores the goal that wins the World Cup for Germany



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