Being the Butt Of the Joke

How Not to end your career

You know, the World Cup is the most international and the most watched sporting event in the world. As such, anything that happens there can have a cultural or nationalistic perspective.
This is seen mostly in the fouls called. Depending on your team loyalty, it's either an outrage or true justice. But, there's almost always room for debate.
In Zenedine Zidane's case, there just doesn't seem to be any way to see it, other than just a French guy with a bad attitude and poor impulse control.
But, it turns out that even this record-setting piece of bad sportsmanship, can be viewed from different national perspectives.
Just so we don't forget, this is what the fans in Germany saw:
Germany Footage