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Brazilians celebrate after World Cup scare

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Brazilian fans launched fireworks, danced and breathed a huge collective sigh of relief after their team narrowly escaped an embarrassing World Cup exit. 

Brazilian fans dance in the street in Porto Seguro to celebrate Brazil's penalty shootout win over Chile on June 28, 2014, in the Round of 16 at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup

Brazilians watching in their homes, at bars and on giant public screens exploded with joy after the Selecao won a heart-stopping penalty shootout against Chile in the tournament's first knock-out game.

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