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Saturday 20 September 2014

World Cup 2014: Brazil 3 Croatia 1 in pictures

Brazil's Neymar celebrates with  Hulk after Neymar scored his sides first goal during the group A World Cup soccer match between Brazil and Croatia, the opening game of the tournament, in the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, June 12, 2014.   (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
Brazil's Neymar celebrates with Hulk after Neymar scored his sides first goal during the group A World Cup soccer match between Brazil and Croatia, the opening game of the tournament, in the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, June 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 12:  Brazil watch the opening match in the late evening sun at the FIFA Fan Fest on June 12, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil.  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Brazil fans watch the opening match in the late evening sun at the FIFA Fan Fest on June 12, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 12:  Brazil fans hold a giant shirt shaped flag during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Brazil and Croatia at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 12, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 12: Brazil fans hold a giant shirt shaped flag during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Brazil and Croatia at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 12, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Neymar lit the fireworks for Brazil's World Cup party to begin in earnest after inspiring victory for the host nation in the tournament's opening match against Croatia.

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