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Saturday 27 December 2014

World Cup 2014 live scores: The final - Germany v Argentina

German fans celebrate prior the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final between Germany and Argentina
German fans celebrate prior the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final between Germany and Argentina
BERLIN, GERMANY - JULY 13: Fans of Germany celebrate prior the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final between Germany and Argentina at the Fanmeile public viewing at Brandenburg Gate on July 13, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Target Presse Agentur Gmbh/Bongarts/Getty Images)
BERLIN, GERMANY - JULY 13: Fans of Germany celebrate prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final between Germany and Argentina at the Fanmeile public viewing at Brandenburg Gate on July 13, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Target Presse Agentur Gmbh/Bongarts/Getty Images)
BERLIN, GERMANY - JULY 13: Fans of Germany celebrate prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final between Germany and Argentina at the Fanmeile public viewing at Brandenburg Gate on July 13, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Target Presse Agentur Gmbh/Bongarts/Getty Images)
BERLIN, GERMANY - JULY 13: Fans of Germany celebrate prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Final between Germany and Argentina at the Fanmeile public viewing at Brandenburg Gate on July 13, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Target Presse Agentur Gmbh/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Argentina fans celebrate after defeating the Netherlands in a penalty shootout
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 09: A fan holds up a cutout of Mick Jagger in an Argentina jersey prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between the Netherlands and Argentina at Arena de Sao Paulo on July 9, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 09: An emotional Argentina fan reacts after defeating the Netherlands in a penalty shootout during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between the Netherlands and Argentina at Arena de Sao Paulo on July 9, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 09: Argentina fans celebrate victory after the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between the Netherlands and Argentina at Arena de Sao Paulo on July 9, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 09: Netherlands fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between the Netherlands and Argentina at Arena de Sao Paulo on July 9, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 09: An Argentina fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between the Netherlands and Argentina at Arena de Sao Paulo on July 9, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 09: An Argentina fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between the Netherlands and Argentina at Arena de Sao Paulo on July 9, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
A Brazil soccer fan wearing contact lenses that mimic the Brazilian flag watches her team lose to Germany in a World Cup semifinal game via live telecast inside the FIFA Fan Fest area on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)
Brazil soccer fans watch their team lose to Germany in a World Cup semifinal game on TV in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
German soccer fans celebrate after their team scores at the Brazil World Cup semi final being played in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, between Germany and Brazil at a public viewing event called 'Fan Mile' in Berlin, Tuesday, July 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 08: Brazil fans are devastated while watching the first half on Copacabana Beach during the 2014 FIFA World Cup semi-final match between Brazil and Germany on July 8, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The winner advances to the final at the famed Maracana stadium. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JULY 08: A Brazil fan reacts after being defeated by Germany 7-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JULY 08: An emotional Brazil fan reacts after being defeated by Germany 7-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JULY 08: An emotional Brazil fan reacts after being defeated by Germany 7-1 during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JULY 08: Dejected Brazil fans look on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 8: Fans of Brazil the game between Brazil vs Germany, valid in the semi-finals of the FIFA World Cup in the streets of Bela Vista neighborhood, on July 8, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Bela Vista, or Bexiga, is known for its theater district and the Vai Vai Samba school. (Photo by Victor Moriyama/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 8: Fans of Brazil the game between Brazil vs Germany, valid in the semi-finals of the FIFA World Cup in the streets of Bela Vista neighborhood, on July 8, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Bela Vista, or Bexiga, is known for its theater district and the Vai Vai Samba school. (Photo by Victor Moriyama/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 8: Fans of Brazil the game between Brazil vs Germany, valid in the semi-finals of the FIFA World Cup in the streets of Bela Vista neighborhood, on July 8, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Bela Vista, or Bexiga, is known for its theater district and the Vai Vai Samba school. (Photo by Victor Moriyama/Getty Images)
BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JULY 08: A dejected Brazil fan looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 8: Fans of Brazil the game between Brazil vs Germany, valid in the semi-finals of the FIFA World Cup in the streets of Bela Vista neighborhood, on July 8, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Bela Vista, or Bexiga, is known for its theater district and the Vai Vai Samba school. (Photo by Victor Moriyama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 08: Brazil fans watch the first half on Copacabana Beach during the 2014 FIFA World Cup semi-final match between Brazil and Germany on July 8, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The winner advances to the final at the famed Maracana stadium. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 08: Brazil fans watch the first half on Copacabana Beach during the 2014 FIFA World Cup semi-final match between Brazil and Germany on July 8, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The winner advances to the final at the famed Maracana stadium. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 08: Brazil fans watch the first half on Copacabana Beach during the 2014 FIFA World Cup semi-final match between Brazil and Germany on July 8, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The winner advances to the final at the famed Maracana stadium. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JULY 04: A Brazil fan cheers during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between Brazil and Colombia at Castelao on July 4, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Brazil fans celebrate during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between Brazil and Colombia at Castelao on July 4, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 04: Brazil fans watch their match in Copacabana before their victory in their 2014 FIFA World Cup match against Colombia on July 4, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Brazil will face Germany in the semi-finals Tuesday. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 04: Brazil fans watch their match in Copacabana before their victory in their 2014 FIFA World Cup match against Colombia on July 4, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Brazil will face Germany in the semi-finals Tuesday. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 04: Brazil fans watch their match in Copacabana before their victory in their 2014 FIFA World Cup match against Colombia on July 4, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Brazil will face Germany in the semi-finals Tuesday. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JULY 4: Fans arrive at Arena Castelao stadium for the Brazil v Colombia: Quarter Final - match during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil on July 4, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Drawlio Joca/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JULY 4: Fans arrive at Arena Castelao stadium for the Brazil v Colombia: Quarter Final - match during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil on July 4, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Drawlio Joca/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JULY 4: Fans arrive at Arena Castelao stadium for the Brazil v Colombia: Quarter Final - match during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil on July 4, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Drawlio Joca/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JULY 4: Fans arrive at Arena Castelao stadium for the Brazil v Colombia: Quarter Final - match during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil on July 4, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Drawlio Joca/Getty Images)
A US fan waits for the beginning of the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Belgium and the USA at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Tuesday, July 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JULY 01: A fan dressed as Captain America looks on after Belgium's 2-1 victory in extra time during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States at Arena Fonte Nova on July 1, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Fans ahead of Germany v Algeria at Beira Rio Stadium on June 30
A US fan waits for the beginning of the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Belgium and the USA at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Tuesday, July 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
A Belgium fan cheers before the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Belgium and the USA at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Tuesday, July 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 01: An Argentina fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Argentina and Switzerland at Arena de Sao Paulo on July 1, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JULY 01: Switzerland fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Argentina and Switzerland at Arena de Sao Paulo on July 1, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Fans ahead of Germany v Algeria at Beira Rio Stadium on June 30
Fans ahead of Germany v Algeria at Beira Rio Stadium on June 30
German fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup match against Algeria
A France fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the side's game against Nigeria. (Pic Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: German fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Germany and Algeria at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 30, 2014 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: An Algeria fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Germany and Algeria at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 30, 2014 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: An Algeria fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Germany and Algeria at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 30, 2014 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: Algeria fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Germany and Algeria at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 30, 2014 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: A Germany fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Germany and Algeria at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 30, 2014 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
BRASILIA, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: A France fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
BRASILIA, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: A France fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
BRASILIA, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: A fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
BRASILIA, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: France fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
BRASILIA, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: France fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Celso Sarmento/Getty Images)
BRASILIA, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: France fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Celso Sarmento/Getty Images)
BRASILIA, BRAZIL - JUNE 30: France fans cheer prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between France and Nigeria at Estadio Nacional on June 30, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Celso Sarmento/Getty Images)
A Costa Rica fan enjoys the atmosphere during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Costa Rica and Greece at Arena Pernambuco on June 29, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
RECIFE, BRAZIL - JUNE 29: A Greece fan poses prior to during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Costa Rica and Greece at Arena Pernambuco on June 29, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
A Costa Rica supporter cheers before the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Costa Rica and Greece at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil, Sunday, June 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
A Greek supporter waits for the start of the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Costa Rica and Greece at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil, Sunday, June 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 29: Mexico fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Netherlands and Mexico at Castelao on June 29, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 29: A Mexico fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Netherlands and Mexico at Castelao on June 29, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 29: Fans of the Netherlands enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Netherlands and Mexico at Castelao on June 29, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 29: Mexico fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Netherlands and Mexico at Castelao on June 29, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 29: The Netherlands fans kiss a replica of the World Cup trophy during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Netherlands and Mexico at Castelao on June 29, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 29: Mexico fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Netherlands and Mexico at Castelao on June 29, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
A Portugal supporter wears a Ronaldo mask before the group G World Cup soccer match between Portugal and Ghana at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, June 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Paulo Duarte)
BRASILIA, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: A Portugal fan holds a scarf during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Portugal and Ghana at Estadio Nacional on June 26, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: U.S. supporters celebrate advancing to the Round of 16 after their loss to Germany while watching the match at FIFA Fan Fest on June 26, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The U.S. lost 1-0 but still advance to the knockout stage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup based on goal differential. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: Germany supporters celebrate after the U.S.-Germany match at FIFA Fan Fest on June 26, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The U.S. lost to Germany 1-0. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: A U.S. supporter kisses another while celebrating advancing to the Round of 16 after their loss to Germany while watching the match at FIFA Fan Fest on June 26, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The U.S. lost 1-0 but still advance to the knockout stage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup based on goal differential. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 26: Fan cheer after hearing the news that Team USA will advance to the next round of the World Cup after watching the US v Germany World Cup match in Dupont Circle park June 26, 2014 in Washington, United States. The German Embassy in the United States provided two large-screen televisions for fans of both teams to watch the last game of the 'Group of Death' match. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 26: Maria Pena watches USA play Germany in a World Cup soccer match on one of two large screens placed for fans in Grant Park on June 26, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. Organizers expected as many as 20,000 people to watch the game in the park. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 26: A mong a sea of Americans a Geman watches USA play Germany in a World Cup soccer match on one of two large screens placed for fans in Grant Park on June 26, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. Organizers expected as many as 20,000 people to watch the game in the park. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
RECIFE, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: A fan of the United States looks on in the rain during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil group G match between the United States and Germany at Arena Pernambuco on June 26, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Fans of Algeria, one wearing a mask, cheer before the group H World Cup soccer match between Algeria and Russia at the Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, Thursday, June 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
An Algerian supporter waits for the start of the group H World Cup soccer match between Algeria and Russia at the Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, Thursday, June 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)
CURITIBA, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: Algeria fans cheer during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Algeria and Russia at Arena da Baixada on June 26, 2014 in Curitiba, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
CURITIBA, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: A Russia fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Algeria and Russia at Arena da Baixada on June 26, 2014 in Curitiba, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
CURITIBA, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: A fan holds up a sign reading "Suarez Just A Guy Who Loves Football" prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Algeria and Russia at Arena da Baixada on June 26, 2014 in Curitiba, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: Belgium fans pose during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between South Korea and Belgium at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 26, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: A Belgium fan cheers during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between South Korea and Belgium at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 26, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: Fans look on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between South Korea and Belgium at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 26, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: Fans of Belgium arrive at Arena Sao Paulo to watch the match between Korea Republic and Belgium for the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 26, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Alexandre Schneider/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: Fans of Belgium arrive at Arena Sao Paulo to watch the match between Korea Republic and Belgium for the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 26, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Alexandre Schneider/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 26: Fans of Korea arrive at Arena de Sao Paulo to watch the match between Korea Republic and Belgium for the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 26, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Alexandre Schneider/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: Fans of Belgium arrive at Arena Sao Paulo to watch the match between Korea Republic and Belgium for the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 26, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Alexandre Schneider/Getty Images)
Fans pose during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Honduras and Switzerland at Arena Amazonia on June 25, 2014 in Manaus, Brazil. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
MANAUS, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: A Honduras fan shows hher support prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Honduras and Switzerland at Arena Amazonia on June 25, 2014 in Manaus, Brazil. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)
French supporters kiss before the group E World Cup soccer match between Ecuador and France at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, June 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
Ecuador fans cheer outside of Maracana Stadium before the group E World Cup soccer match between Ecuador and France in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, June 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: An Ecuador fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Ecuador and France at Maracana on June 25, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: France fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Ecuador and France at Maracana on June 25, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: Ecuador fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Ecuador and France at Maracana on June 25, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: France fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Ecuador and France at Maracana on June 25, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: A France fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Ecuador and France at Maracana on June 25, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: Fans arrive before the Group E match between Ecuador and France during the 2014 FIFA World Cup at Maracana on June 25, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alexandre Loureiro/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: Fans arrive before the Group E match between Ecuador and France during the 2014 FIFA World Cup at Maracana on June 25, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alexandre Loureiro/Getty Images)
MANAUS, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: A fan poses during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Honduras and Switzerland at Arena Amazonia on June 25, 2014 in Manaus, Brazil. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
MANAUS, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: Fans arrive prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Honduras and Switzerland at Arena Amazonia on June 25, 2014 in Manaus, Brazil. (Photo by Bruno Zanardo/Getty Images)
MANAUS, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: Switzerland fans cheer prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Honduras and Switzerland at Arena Amazonia on June 25, 2014 in Manaus, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
MANAUS, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: A Honduras fan shows her support prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Honduras and Switzerland at Arena Amazonia on June 25, 2014 in Manaus, Brazil. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
MANAUS, BRAZIL - JUNE 25: Honduras fans show their support prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between Honduras and Switzerland at Arena Amazonia on June 25, 2014 in Manaus, Brazil. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)
CUIABA, BRAZIL - JUNE 24: Colombia fans pose for a photo during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Colombia at Arena Pantanal on June 24, 2014 in Cuiaba, Brazil. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
CUIABA, BRAZIL - JUNE 24: Japan fans pose during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Colombia at Arena Pantanal on June 24, 2014 in Cuiaba, Brazil. (Photo by Gabriel Rossi/Getty Images)
CUIABA, BRAZIL - JUNE 24: A Colombia fan poses during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Colombia at Arena Pantanal on June 24, 2014 in Cuiaba, Brazil. (Photo by Gabriel Rossi/Getty Images)
CUIABA, BRAZIL - JUNE 24: Japan fans pose during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Colombia at Arena Pantanal on June 24, 2014 in Cuiaba, Brazil. (Photo by Gabriel Rossi/Getty Images)
CUIABA, BRAZIL - JUNE 24: Fans arrive before the 2014 FIFA World Cup Group C match between Japan and Colombia at Arena Pantanal on June 24, 2014 in Cuiaba, Brazil. (Photo by Marcos Lopes/Getty Images)
CUIABA, BRAZIL - JUNE 24: Colombia fans cheer during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Colombia at Arena Pantanal on June 24, 2014 in Cuiaba, Brazil. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)
CUIABA, BRAZIL - JUNE 24: A Japan fan poses during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Colombia at Arena Pantanal on June 24, 2014 in Cuiaba, Brazil. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
CUIABA, BRAZIL - JUNE 24: Colombia fans cheer during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Colombia at Arena Pantanal on June 24, 2014 in Cuiaba, Brazil. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)
Fans of the Colombia team smile posing for the photographer before the group C World Cup soccer match between Japan and Colombia at the Arena Pantanal in Cuiaba, Brazil, Tuesday, June 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)
A Mexico fan waits for the start of the group A World Cup soccer match between Croatia and Mexico at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
RECIFE, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: A Mexico fan dressed up in a costume celebrates a goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Croatia and Mexico at Arena Pernambuco on June 23, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Miguel Tovar/Getty Images)
RECIFE, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: A Mexico fan poses during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Croatia and Mexico at Arena Pernambuco on June 23, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
RECIFE, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: Mexico fans pose prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Croatia and Mexico at Arena Pernambuco on June 23, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
RECIFE, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: Fans arrive for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Croatia and Mexico at Pernambuco Arena on June 23, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Renato Spencer/Getty Images)
CURITIBA, PARANA , BRAZIL - JUNE 23: Fans arrive for the Group B match between Australia and Spain during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil at Arena da Baixada on June 23, 2014 in Curitiba, Brazil. (Photo by Giuliano Gomes/Getty Images)
A supporter holds a banner saying 'Goodbye Spain', before the group B World Cup soccer match between Australia and Spain at the Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
CURITIBA, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: Fans hold up a player's boot thrown into the crowd after the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Australia and Spain at Arena da Baixada on June 23, 2014 in Curitiba, Brazil. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
CURITIBA, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: A fan looks on prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Australia and Spain at Arena da Baixada on June 23, 2014 in Curitiba, Brazil. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
A Dutch fan gives thumb-up prior to the group B World Cup soccer match between the Netherlands and Chile at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
Chile supporters cheer the national team before the group B World Cup soccer match between the Netherlands and Chile at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
A Dutch fan waits for the beginning of the group B World Cup soccer match between the Netherlands and Chile at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: A Netherlands fan holds a replica of the World Cup trophy during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between the Netherlands and Chile at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 23, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: Netherland soccer fans react as their team scores their second goal against Chile as they watch on a screen setup at the FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 23, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Netherlands won the match 2-0. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) *** BESTPIX ***
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 23: Chile fans kiss prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between the Netherlands and Chile at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 23, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
A Portugal supporter dances in the stands before the group G World Cup soccer match between the United States and Portugal at the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 22: USA soccer fans react as their team scores their second goal against Portugal as they watch on a screen setup at the FIFA Fan Fest on Copacabana beach June 22, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The game ended tied 2-2. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Argentina fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group F match between Argentina and Iran at Estadio Mineirao on June 21, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
An Argentina fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group F match between Argentina and Iran at Estadio Mineirao on June 21, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
A Spain fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Chile at Maracana on June 18, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
A Honduras soccer team fan wears a mask while watching the game against Ecuador on the screen setup at the Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest during on Copacabana beach onJune 20, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 20: French soccer team fans watch their team play against the Switzerland team as they watch on the screen setup at the Word Cup FIFA Fan Fest during on Copacabana beach June 20, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Italy lost 1-0. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
SALVADOR, BAHIA , BRAZIL - JUNE 20: Fans arrive for the Group E match between Switzerland and France during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil at Arena Fonte Nova on June 20, 2014 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. (Photo by Felipe Oliveira / Getty Images)
SALVADOR, BAHIA , BRAZIL - JUNE 20: Fans arrive for the Group E match between Switzerland and France during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil at Arena Fonte Nova on June 20, 2014 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. (Photo by Felipe Oliveira / Getty Images)
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: A Japan fan shows support prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Japan and Greece at Estadio das Dunas on June 19, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: English fans pose during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 19: Uruguay fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 19, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
An England fan wearing face paint before the game during the Group D match in the Estadio do Sao Paulo, Brazil
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 18: A Chile fan enjoys the atmosphere during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Chile at Maracana on June 18, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 18: A Spain fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Chile at Maracana on June 18, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 18: Chile fans cheer prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Chile at Maracana on June 18, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL - JUNE 18: A fan of the Netherlands enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Australia and Netherlands at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 18, 2014 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
A fan looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Russia and South Korea
MANAUS, BRAZIL - JUNE 17: Fans of the Brazilian football team arrive to watch a match on a giant screen in the 'Fan Fest' area in Porta Negro on June 17, 2014 in Manaus, Brazil. Brazil, the host nation of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, are due to play their second group match against Mexico in Fortaleza today. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 17: Fans hold up cutouts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Brazil and Mexico at Castelao on June 17, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JUNE 17: A fan holds up a replica of the World Cup trophy during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Belgium and Algeria at Estadio Mineirao on June 17, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Germany fans celebrate during a public viewing at Heiligengeistfeld watching the 2014 FIFA World Cup match between Germany and Portugal on June 16, 2014 in Hamburg, Germany. (Photo by Joern Pollex/Bongarts/Getty Images)
NATAL, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: A fan of the the United States poses during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States at Estadio das Dunas on June 16, 2014 in Natal, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)
BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JUNE 17: A fan looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Belgium and Algeria at Estadio Mineirao on June 17, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 17: Mexico fans show support prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Brazil and Mexico at Castelao on June 17, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
A Brazil fan poses before the 2014 FIFA World Cup Group A match between Brazil and Mexico
FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - JUNE 17: Brazil fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Brazil and Mexico at Castelao on June 17, 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
Portugal fans at the 2014 FIFA World Cup
SALVADOR, BAHIA , BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Fans arrive for the Group G match between Germany and Portugal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil at Arena Fonte Nova on June 16, 2014 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. (Photo by Felipe Oliveira/ FIFA via Getty Images)
SALVADOR, BAHIA , BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Fans arrive for the Group G match between Germany and Portugal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil at Arena Fonte Nova on June 16, 2014 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. (Photo by Felipe Oliveira/ FIFA via Getty Images)
CURITIBA, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: An Iran fan shows support prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group F match between Iran and Nigeria at Arena da Baixada on June 16, 2014 in Curitiba, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 15: Argentina fans cheer prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group F match between Argentina and Bosnia-Herzegovina at Maracana on June 15, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
PORTO ALEGRE, BRAZIL - JUNE 15: A Honduras fan looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group E match between France and Honduras at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 15, 2014 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
A Colombian supporter celebrates after Teofilo Gutierrez scored his side's second goal during the group C World Cup soccer match between Colombia and Greece at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, Saturday, June 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JUNE 14: Fans enjoy the atmosphere in the stands during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Colombia and Greece at Estadio Mineirao on June 14, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JUNE 14: A Colombia fan holds a flag prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between Colombia and Greece at Estadio Mineirao on June 14, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
Belgian Fanny Neguesha, Mario Balotelli's girlfriend
RECIFE, BRAZIL - JUNE 14: A fan dressed as a frog waves during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match between the Ivory Coast and Japan at Arena Pernambuco on June 14, 2014 in Recife, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
CUIABA, BRAZIL - JUNE 13: An Australia fan enjoys the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Chile and Australia at Arena Pantanal on June 13, 2014 in Cuiaba, Brazil. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JUNE 13: Two Spain fans hold a flag before the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Arena Fonte Nova on June 13, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
SALVADOR, BAHIA , BRAZIL - JUNE 13: Fans arriving for the match 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B Spain v Netherlands in Arena Fonte Nova on June 13, 2014 , Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. (Photo by Felipe Oliveira/Getty Images)

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