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WATCH: Neymar buries penalty to give Brazil Olympic gold medal


It had to be in Rio. It had to be at Maracanã. It had to be.

Brazil have won Olympic gold for the first time in the history of football's most successful country. The Rio 2016 Final against Germany was sensational, filled with emotions and 120 minutes of excitement, that took us to a penalty shootout.

After nine penalties, Captain Neymar had the chance to give Brazil the gold. He absolutely buried the shot:

(via Reddit Soccer)

After scoring the gold-winning penalty, Neymar fell to the ground in tears. As did an entire country. Brazil is Golden for the first time. Brazil is Golden again.

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