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Sunday 5 July 2015

Germany v Brazil pub offer backfires

9th July, 2014 by Neal Baker

An Irish pub was left dry as a bone after offering a price slash on Erdinger beer for every time Germany scored in their World Cup semi-final clash with Brazil — a game that ended up at 7-1 to the Germans.

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Germany’s André Schürrle celebrates one of his two goals against hosts Brazil

After the spanking of the World Cup hosts by the European giants, the poor Roisin Dubh pub in Galway was pouring pints to joyous punters at 50c-a-pop (40p).

While the offer may have cleared the coffers of the local boozer, there is hope that it may do wonders to the pub’s popularity in future.

However, spare a thought for the rundown bar staff — like Johnny, who rightly looks less than impressed…

 

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