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With goals scored by Fred (2) and Neymar, Brazil defeated Spain 3-0 in a match where the ones led by Scolari started with advantage from the second minute of the game. The early goal and the excellent performance of Julio Cesar blocked the roads to Spain that played unlike the 2010 World Cup. Thus, Brazil became Confederations Cup champion for second consecutive time.
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At 7 pm of Argentina, Brazil and Spain will play the final of the Confederations Cup in anticipation of what will be the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. However, near the legendary Maracana, some demonstrators perform a protest and organizers fear a clash with police.
The Leonas defeated the United States today 1-0, in the open match of the Group A of the World League tournament, which gives three places to the World Cup in Hague in the Netherlands.
The Bayern Munich won a deserved rematch. After losing against Chelsea in the final of the Champions League 2011-2012, defeated Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in the deciding game of the 2012-2013 edition. The Germans celebrated as soon as they arrived to their country.
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The Coach of Atletico Madrid, Diego Simeone, told to the Spanish sports daily Marca that Messi “is most important” in a field that Maradona, although “he did not win a World Cup yet”.
An armadillo is the image of the World Cup Brazil 2014, as confirmed today. The pet does not have a name yet, will be voted by internet.
In the Under 20 World Cup semifinals played in South Africa, Argentina lost 35-3 against the locals. Despite the “Pumitas” lost and could not reach the final, they had reached a historic position that Argentina had never met. Now they will play against Wales for the third place.
Johanna Quaas, 86, dressed in a lycra suit, shows her wonderful physical skills that would shame many women.
Diego Maradona appeared again with controversial statements. As the new coach of Al Wasl, Diego still feels the spine of World Cup 2010 that Germany left in him.
After being shelter for drug traffic during 30 years, the largest favela in Rio de Janeiro was pacified and is in control of security forces. “”I just hope that when the World Cup ends they do not forget us,” a community leader said.
Dilma Rousseff, president of Brazil, confirmed her support to the Minister of Sports, Orlando Silva, who was accused of corruption.
The “Celeste” America’s Cup champion beat Bolivia and got the first triumph in the qualifying for the World Cup Brazil 2014.
Pumas captain Felipe Contepomi, spoke of Argentina’s victory over Scotland in the Rugby World Cup of New Zealand 2011. He thanked the fans and said the team showed that “we play good rugby.”
Argentina’s coach Alejandro Sabella presented the list with the 23 players that are summoned to play the Eliminatorias for the World Cup Brazil 2014. Rodrigo Palacio is the big surprise.
In the debut of both the Rugby World Cup, Argentina was defeated by England 13-9. The”Pumas” were up 9-3, but missed seven penalties and the English got the try 15 minutes away to the end of the match.
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Today Argentina and Portugal played for the quarterfinals of the FIFA U-20.The meeting was poor and none of the two teams showed conditions to overcome the opponent. For that reason they went to the penalty shootout, where Portugal won after turning a two-goal lead for Argentina and classify to the semi-finals.
Today, President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner met with her pair of Uruguay, Jose “Pepe” Mujica, and discussed, among other things, the postulation of both countries for the organization of the World Cup 2030.
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The Argentine team defeated the French team for 23 to 19, game played in the Stadum of independiente. Phelan’s team had flaws, which will be adjusted for the World Cup to be played in New Zealand.
FIFA decided to maintain the quota of seats for the Conmebol in 4.5, which means there could be 6 teams in 2014 if Brazil wins fifth in the playoff.
A top European court ruled that “countries will be able to broadcast World Cup and European Cup matches on free-to-air TV.”