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World Cup on Saturday: Brazil vs. Netherlands in third-place game
World Cup on Saturday: Brazil vs. Netherlands in third-place game

BRAZIL VS. NETHERLANDS Where: Brasilia. Time: 1 p.m. PDT. TV: ESPN, Univision. The buzz: It's a game the Dutch don't want to play and one the Brazilians think they must win. That's pretty much all you need to know about Saturday's World Cup consolation game between the two semifinal losers. Louis van Gaal, coach of the Netherlands, has been campaigning for at least a decade to have the third-place game thrown out of the World Cup. "You shouldn't have teams playing for third and fourth place," he said. The Dutch team is coming off consecutive overtime games that were decided in penalty-kick shootouts. The Netherlands won the first, over Costa Rica, before falling to Argentina in the...

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