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What They're Saying: Marcelo
June 12th, 2014 10:57PM



"The fans were right behind me after I scored the own goal and they were chanting my name. My teammates also came up to me and that helped me clear my head straightaway. I got back into the game immediately."

-- Brazilian defender Marcelo on coping with scoring an 11th minute own goal in the World Cup opener Brazil ended up winning, 3-1. (

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