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In pictures: Germany’s 4th World Cup victory

 

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Germany broke the Latin American World Cup jinx, becoming the first European side to win football’s biggest trophy in the region on Sunday July 12, 2014 at the Maracana, Brazil.

Watch how they celebrated the historic day.

German fans celebrate their team after Germany won  the soccer World Cup 2014 final match  against Argentina  by 1-0  in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,  at a public viewing area  in Duesseldorf, Germany Sunday, July 13, 2014.  (AP Photo/dpa,Martin Gerten(

German fans celebrate their team after Germany won the soccer World Cup 2014 final match against Argentina by 1-0 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, at a public viewing area in Duesseldorf, Germany Sunday, July 13, 2014.

A man holds a T-shirts with an inscription reading "1954 1974 1990 2014", the years of the four football world cups won by Germany as he celebrates on July 13, 2014 in Berlin after Germany won the FIFA World Cup 2014 final football match Germany vs Argentina played in Brazil.   AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALLJOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images

A man holds a T-shirts with an inscription reading “1954 1974 1990 2014″, the years of the four football world cups won by Germany as he celebrates on July 13, 2014 in Berlin after Germany won the FIFA World Cup 2014 final football match Germany vs Argentina played in Brazil.

Germany's goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller and his girlfriend Lisa Rossenbach hold the World Cup trophy after the final football match between Germany and Argentina for the FIFA World Cup at The Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on July 13, 2014.   AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMONCHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/Getty Images

Germany’s goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller and his girlfriend Lisa Rossenbach hold the World Cup trophy after the final football match between Germany and Argentina for the FIFA World Cup at The Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on July 13, 2014.

Fans of Germany celebrate after the end of the FIFA World Cup final between Germany and Argentina at the Fan Fest at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 13, 2014. AFP PHOTO/TASSO MARCELOTASSO MARCELO/AFP/Getty Images

Fans of Germany celebrate after the end of the FIFA World Cup final between Germany and Argentina at the Fan Fest at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 13, 2014.

Supporters of the German national soccer team wave German flags outside their car on the shopping road Kurfuerstendamm in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, July 13, 2014 after Germany defeated Argentina by 1-0 during the soccer World Cup 2014 final in Brazil. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

Supporters of the German national soccer team wave German flags outside their car on the shopping road Kurfuerstendamm in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, July 13, 2014 after Germany defeated Argentina by 1-0 during the soccer World Cup 2014 final in Brazil.

German soccer fans react after the deciding goal  for Germany in the final of  the Brazil World Cup 2014 between Germany and Argentina played  in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, at a public viewing  area  called 'Fan Mile' in Berlin, Sunday, July 13, 2014.  Germany won by 1-0.  (AP Photo/Steffi Loos)

German soccer fans react after the deciding goal for Germany in the final of the Brazil World Cup 2014 between Germany and Argentina played in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, at a public viewing area called ‘Fan Mile’ in Berlin, Sunday, July 13, 2014. Germany won by 1-0.

German fans celebrate as Germany wins the FIFA World Cup 2014 final football match Germany vs Argentina played in Brazil during an outdoor viewing at the Olympic stadium in Munich, southern Germany on July 13, 2014. Germany won 1-0.  AFP PHOTO/CHRISTOF STACHECHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/Getty Images

German fans celebrate as Germany wins the FIFA World Cup 2014 final football match Germany vs Argentina played in Brazil during an outdoor viewing at the Olympic stadium in Munich, southern Germany on July 13, 2014. Germany won 1-0.

Men hold Germany's national flag as they celebrate in a car on Berlin's Kufurstendamm on July 13, 2014 after Germany won the FIFA World Cup 2014 final football match Germany vs Argentina played in Brazil.  AFP PHOTO / CLEMENS BILANCLEMENS BILAN/AFP/Getty Images

Men hold Germany’s national flag as they celebrate in a car on Berlin’s Kufurstendamm on July 13, 2014 after Germany won the FIFA World Cup 2014 final football match Germany vs Argentina played in Brazil.

Fireworks illuminate the sky as German fans celebrate their team after  Germany  won  against Argentina  by 1-0 at the soccer World Cup final in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,  at a public viewing area called 'Fan Mile'  in Berlin, Sunday, July 13, 2014. (AP Photo/dpa,.Britta Pedersen)

Fireworks illuminate the sky as German fans celebrate their team after Germany won against Argentina by 1-0 at the soccer World Cup final in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, at a public viewing area called ‘Fan Mile’ in Berlin, Sunday, July 13, 2014.

Fireworks illuminate the sky as German fans celebrate their team after  Germany  won  against Argentina  by 1-0 at the soccer World Cup final in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,  at a public viewing area called 'Fan Mile'  in Berlin, Sunday, July 13, 2014. (AP Photo/dpa,.Britta Pedersen)

Fireworks illuminate the sky as German fans celebrate their team after Germany won against Argentina by 1-0 at the soccer World Cup final in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, at a public viewing area called ‘Fan Mile’ in Berlin, Sunday, July 13, 2014.

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