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Brazil Celebrates Victory in World Cup Openeri
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Scott Bobb
June 13, 2014 10:15 AM
The football World Cup opened June 12 in Brazil with a 3-1 victory for host country. Nearly 80,000 fans attended the match in Sao Paulo while millions more watched on television sets around the country. VOA’s Scott Bobb reports from Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro.

Brazil Celebrates Victory in World Cup Opener

Scott Bobb

Published June 13, 2014

The football World Cup opened June 12 in Brazil with a 3-1 victory for host country. Nearly 80,000 fans attended the match in Sao Paulo while millions more watched on television sets around the country. VOA’s Scott Bobb reports from Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro.


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