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Ochoa Saves the Day: Mexican Goalie Thwarts Brazil

Guillermo Ochoa blocked Brazil’s numerous attempts on goal, resulting in a surprising tie for Mexico against the hometown favorites.

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Image: Mexico's goalkeeper Ochoa makes a save on a shot by Brazil's Neymar during their 2014 World Cup Group A soccer match at the Castelao arena in Fortaleza

Mexico's goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa makes a save on a shot by Brazil's Neymar (not seen) during their 2014 World Cup Group A soccer match at the Castelao arena in Fortaleza, Brazil on June 17, 2014.

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Paulinho's shot on the goal is blocked by Ochoa.

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Ochoa jumps for the ball.

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Ochoa dives for the ball during during the game.

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Ochoa grabs the ball after an attempt at goal by Brazil's Marcelo.

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Ochoa makes a save after a header by Thiago Silva of Brazil.

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Ochoa punches the ball clear of the goal.

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Ochoa clears an attempt at goal by Brazil's defender Thiago Silva.

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Mexico's Javier Aquino hugs Ochoa after the game.

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