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Spain dethroned as Chile dazzle

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Spain's long reign as the kings of international football came to a dramatic end at the World Cup, with the defending champions sent crashing out after a 2-0 defeat to Chile. 

Spain's Fernando Torres wipes tears from his eyes after Spain lost their Group B match 2-0 against Chile in the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 18, 2014

On a day when King Juan Carlos tearfully sealed his abdication after a four-decade reign, Spain's players were booted from their own throne in 90 minutes.

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