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Tens of thousands of flag-waving Argentina fans packed Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach to watch the World Cup final on Sunday but Brazilians made clear who they were backing, shouting "Germany!" Huge crowds swarmed the crescent-shaped beach to see the game on a jumbo screen, with a sea of Argentina's white and blue colors dominating the postcard-perfect coast as the game got underway. Still smarting over their team's humiliating World Cup elimination, many Brazilians were backing Germany over their South American neighbors and football arch-rivals in the game at the iconic Maracana Stadium. "I don't want Argentina to win because otherwise, they'll mock me every time I go there," said Guilherme Limeira, a 20-year-old engineering student who painted Germany's flags on his cheeks and wore the European team's jersey.