Brazilians Go Back to Real Life
Updated: 14 July 2014 08:13 IST
Brazilian soccer fans, who traditionally view Argentina as their chief rival, seemed to be generally pleased with the result of the game. When Germany scored its only goal in the 113th minute, securing victory in extra time, fireworks were set off across the city.
German fans celebrate during a firework after an outdoor screening near the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, on July 13, 2014, as Germany won the FIFA World Cup 2014 final football match against Argentina played in Brazil. More than 200,000 Germany fans thronged in central Berlin for the World Cup final, turning an avenue behind the Brandenburg Gate into a sea of black, red and gold flags. Germany won 1-0. © AFP
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