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World Cup: The best photos from July 4

Updated 6:50 PM ET, Fri July 4, 2014
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Brazil's players celebrate after winning the quarter-final football match between Brazil and Colombia on Friday, July 4. Brazil won the match 2-1 and advanced to the semifinals of the tournament. VANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images
Colombia defender Juan Camilo Zuniga waves after the game. EITAN ABRAMOVICH/AFP/Getty Images
Brazil forward Neymar is carried on a stretcher after being injured following a tackle. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
Neymar of Brazil is challenged by Juan Camilo Zuniga of Colombia. Jamie McDonald/Getty Images
Colombia midfielder James Rodriguez runs with the ball. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Colombia midfielder James Rodriguez, left, shoots and scores a penalty. VANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images
Brazilian defender David Luiz celebrates after he scored on a long-range free kick to give his team a 2-0 lead over Colombia. VANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images
Colombian captain Mario Yepes (No. 3) tries to kick the ball past Brazilian goalkeeper Julio Cesar. EITAN ABRAMOVICH/AFP/Getty Images
Brazil's Thiago Silva, right, receives a yellow card from referee Carlos Velasco Carballo. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Thiago Silva fights for a header near Colombian forward Teofilo Gutierrez. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Colombia's James Rodriguez takes a free kick. Lars Baron/FIFA/Getty Images
Fernandinho of Brazil, left, tackles Fredy Guarin of Colombia. Buda Mendes/Getty Images
David Luiz, left, and Colombia's Cristian Zapata compete for the ball. Jamie McDonald/Getty Images
Brazilian midfielder Oscar falls down. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Rodriguez lies on the field after a challenge. Michael Steele/Getty Images
Brazilian forward Neymar heads the ball past Colombian defender Pablo Armero. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Neymar prepares to take a corner kick. Robert Cianflone/Getty Images
Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina tips a ball over the crossbar. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Gutierrez falls over David Luiz. GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images
Thiago Silva celebrates after scoring a goal early in the match to give Brazil a 1-0 lead. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
Thiago Silva's goal came on a redirected corner kick. FABRIZIO BENSCH/AFP/Pool/Getty Images
The stadium in Fortaleza was filled with fans wearing yellow, the primary color of both teams. Michael Steele/Getty Images
Armero stands over Oscar. FABRIZIO BENSCH/AFP/Pool/Getty Images
A Colombia supporter cheers prior to the game. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Brazil fans cheer their team. FABRIZIO BENSCH/AFP/Pool/Getty Images
Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger celebrates his team's 1-0 victory over France in a World Cup quarterfinal match in Rio de Janeiro. Martin Rose/Getty Images
France's Eliaquim Mangala consoles teammate Antoine Griezmann after the match. FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT/POOL/afp/getty images
Germany's Thomas Mueller, left, and France's Patrice Evra compete for the ball in the second half. Jean Catuffe/Getty Images
French midfielder Mathieu Valbuena attempts to dispossess Schweinsteiger. CHRISTOPHE SIMON/afp/getty images
Evra heads the ball toward German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer. FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT/AFP/Getty Images
Referee Nestor Pitana shows a yellow card to Germany's Sami Khedira. Alexandre Loureiro/Getty Images
Schweinsteiger and French midfielder Paul Pogba compete for the ball. PEDRO UGARTE/afp/getty images
Evra challenges Mueller. Martin Rose/Getty Images
Germany's Miroslav Klose, left, and France's Yohan Cabaye go up for a header. Clive Rose/Getty Images
French defender Mamadou Sakho reacts after his team missed a shot on goal. PEDRO UGARTE/AFP/Getty Images
Valbuena takes a shot. Clive Rose/Getty Images
Mueller, center, collides with Lloris, right, and Evra. Mike Hewitt/FIFA/Getty Images
Lloris makes a save. Francois Xavier Marit/Pool/Getty Images
From left, French defender Mathieu Debuchy, Klose and Khedira compete for the ball. FRANCK FIFE/afp/getty images
Germany's Mesut Oezil takes a free kick. Pool/Getty Images
Mats Hummels celebrates with Mueller, left, and Oezil after his first-half header gave Germany a 1-0 lead. Julian Finney/Getty Images
Klose celebrates Hummels' goal as it passes Lloris. Matthias Hangst/Getty Images
Hummels fights off French defender Raphael Varane to score on his header. Matthias Hangst/Getty Images
Germany's Benedikt Hoewedes, left, gets past Debuchy. Matt Dunham/Pool/AP
French midfielder Yohan Cabaye, left, looks on as Khedira kicks the ball in the first half. PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images
Germany's Toni Kroos, left, and Khedira challenge France's Blaise Matuidi. Martin Meissner/AP
Pogba competes for the ball. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Matuidi, left, challenges Schweinsteiger. Clive Rose/Getty Images
A Germany fan poses with friends wearing masks of German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP
A France supporter cheers for her team. Matthias Schrader/AP
Fans sit in the Maracana stadium before the match. Francois Xavier Marit/Pool/Getty Images