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Paulinho header sends Brazil to Confed final

Updated: June 26, 2013, 7:40 PM ET
Associated Press

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil -- Brazil's players wept with joy inside the stadium, and Brazilian protesters were sprayed with tear gas outside it as the country's soccer team reached the Confederations Cup final despite another wave of mass demonstrations on the streets.

Brazil beat neighbor Uruguay 2-1 on an 86th-minute header from Paulinho. The hosts, seeking their third straight Confederations Cup title, will play the winner of Thursday's semifinal between World Cup-European champion Spain ...

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