Paul The Octopus Disappoints Germans By Picking Spain

Meet Paul the Octopus.  This eight-legged creature was once the prized mascot of the German national football team until he picked Spain to prevail in their World Cup semi-final match which takes place today at Durban Stadium.

Paul has correctly predicted the outcome of Germany’s five previous World Cup games, but this is one time when the fans of Die Mannschaft will hope their psychic octopus’ foresight has failed him.

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