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A photographer gets close to riot police in a smoke bomb cloud during protests in opposition to the World Cup games, in the Tijuca neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014. The World Cup came to an end today with the final match between Argentina and Germany. Germany defeated Argentina 1-0. Protests have been sporadic since the announcement of the World Cup games being awarded to Brazil, in which approximately 11 billion dollars were spent in preparation for the games.