Pics: 71 most boohoo Brazilians
We've pulled together the saddest selection of reactions on the streets, beaches and stadiums of Brazil to the humiliation of the Selecao. This was more than a loss, this was being stripped of your national identity in a country that clings to football for its strength in the face of adversity.
The tears were real. The shock was worldwide. The consequences will be severe.
But for now, there was only one thing anguished Brazilians could do...sob.
Check out our pics from Getty Images - click on next to see each one.