Meanwhile, numerous fans decided to vent their frustrations via their editing skills.
Hijacking Sampaio’s Wikipedia page, they gave his bio a series of… updates, shall we say.
The website was quick to correct each replacement, but not before users nabbed screenshots of the trolls’ work.
Here’s a look at some of them, courtesy of Twitter:
\u201cCurrent Wikipedia entry: \n\n"Wilton Sampaio is a French fan and Brazilian football referee. He is currently under investigation for falsely not awarding a penalty to England after Harry Kane was assaulted" \ud83e\udd23\ud83e\udd23 \n\n#ENGFRA \n#FIFAWorldCup\u201d