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ON THIS DAY: Bulgaria beats Germany in 1994

In this July 10, 1994 file photo, Bulgaria's Iordan Letchkov, foreground,  celebrates after scoring the winning goal in a 2-1 victory against Germany in the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match at Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J. In the background is Bulgaria's Hristo Stoitchkov,  who scored Bulgaria's first goal. On this day: For the first time since 1978, there would be no Germany in the World Cup final, after Bulgaria defeated the defending champion 2-1. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File)

On July 10 in World Cup history: Iordan Letchkov’s header enough for Bulgaria to beat Germany in East Rutherford, New Jersey, in 1994.

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World Cup crowds top 2nd best average in history

A brazil fan cheers before the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match between Brazil and Colombia at the Arena Castelao in Fortaleza, Brazil, Friday, July 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — World Cup attendances are set to achieve the second-highest average in tournament history.

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