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World Cup: The best photos from June 12

Brazilian midfielder Oscar celebrates with a heart gesture after he <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2014/06/12/football/gallery/world-cup-goals/index.html'>scored a goal</a> to give his team a 3-1 win over Croatia in the opening match of the World Cup on Thursday, June 12. It was the first day of the international soccer tournament, which is being held in 12 cities across Brazil.

Brazilian midfielder Oscar celebrates with a heart gesture after he scored a goal to give his team a 3-1 win over Croatia in the opening match of the World Cup on Thursday, June 12. It was the first day of the international soccer tournament, which is being held in 12 cities across Brazil.