Wait, so now America cares about soccer?

, Last Updated: 2:37 PM ET

Soccer fandom seems to have reached new heights south of the border.

Americans, traditionally rather tame during World Cups, have become totally enthralled with Brazil 2014. Thousands have caught soccer fever.

Having a decent side to support helps, of course.

But there must be more to it, right?

Click 'play' on the video above to learn more.


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