Brazil vs. South Korea: 6 Things We Learned from the Men's Olympic Semifinal

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Brazil vs. South Korea: 6 Things We Learned from the Men's Olympic Semifinal
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It may not have had the drama of the previous night, but nearly 70,000 people crammed into Old Trafford to witness Brazil tackle South Korea in the Olympic Semifinal.

The overwhelming pre-tournament favourites triumphed comfortably in the end 3-0, but it was their Asian opponents who started the brighter and at times threatened an upset.

Brazil's squad is littered with talent—Lucas Moura and Ganso didn't even feature—and they will now move on to face Mexico with a chance to scoop their first Gold in this tournament.

Many lines can be taken from this encounter though, so let's move along and take a peek at some of them.

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