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Here's the incident that somehow resulted in a free kick to Manuel Neuer

Eh, what ref?

ITALIAN REFEREE NICOLA RIZZOLI has had a decent World Cup final, in comparison to Howard Webb four years ago at least, but he somehow decided that this clash between Gonzalo Higuain and Manuel Neuer should result in a free kick to the German goalkeeper.

No. We can’t figure it out either.

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