Brazilians Mock Mick Jagger's FIFA World Cup 2014 Flop Picks

At a concert in Rome on Saturday night, Mick Jagger predicted to 70,000 fans that four-time World Cup champion Italy would pull off a clutch victory over Uruguay to advance to the knockout phase. The Italians lost 1-0 on Tuesday and were headed home after the tournament's first round.

updated: June 25, 2014 12:08 IST
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Rolling Stones singer Mick Jagger performs during a concert in Hayrkon Park in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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Rio de Janeiro: The Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger can't get no satisfaction from soccer fans in Brazil.

In what's becoming something of a World Cup tradition, Brazilians are closely following every team the 70-year-old rock star supports with an eye at mocking him for apparently casting bad spells on his picks.

Italy was the latest victim of what local media have taken to calling Jagger's "pe frio" -- a term describing the bad luck that he brings teams that translates literally as "cold foot."

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