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Confed Cup turns into a flash point for Brazil

Updated: June 30, 2013, 11:35 PM ET
Associated Press

RIO DE JANEIRO -- Brazil's football players achieved victory inside the stadium, and Brazil's protesters found a measure of success outside it.

In many ways, the first Confederations Cup in Brazil turned out to be something of a flash point. As thousands of fans cheered wildly Sunday during the national team's 3-0 victory over Spain in the final, thousands of their countrymen took to the streets near the landmark Maracana Stadium in protest against rampant corruption, demanding education ...

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