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Paulinho header sends Brazil to Confed final

Updated: June 26, 2013, 5:43 PM ET
Associated Press

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil -- Paulinho scored on a header from Neymar's corner kick in the 86th minute, and Brazil beat Uruguay 2-1 Wednesday night to reach the Confederations Cup final as anti-government protesters clashed with police near Mineirao Stadium.

Seeking its third straight title in the World Cup preparation tournament, Brazil will play in Sunday's championship against the winner of Thursday's semifinal between Spain and Italy.

Diego Forlan could have put Uruguay ahead in the ...

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