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An Argentine fan waves a flag outside the Maracana stadium ahead of Sunday's World Cup final match between Argentina and Germany in Rio de Janeiro July 12, 2014. Credit: Reuters

Argentina defend Latin pride v Germany

No European side has won a World Cup on Latin American soil but Germany look to be the favourites

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Stick with Scolari?

Amid criticism by fans after Brazil's humiliating defeat to Germany, the president-elect of the Brazilian Football Confederation says the 7-1 defeat was a 'tactical error' of coach Luiz Felipe Scolari and that it might have happened with anybody. Do you agree?


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  • Yes - 63%

  • No - 37%


Total number of votes: 59

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UN calls for ceasefire

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