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African Fans Cheer Their Teams, Hope for Victory

The Brazil World Cup has drawn fewer football fans from Africa than the last World Cup, in South Africa.  But they are still passionate in their support for their teams.  African fans have gathered for the late night match between Ivory Coast and Japan at Copacabana beach.   Things are not going well.  Japan scores early and leads throughout much of the game.   But in the second half, two goals, two minutes apart, turn the gloomy mood joyous. The Elephants of...

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