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Soccer Solstice: German Fans Watch Bonfire and World Cup

Image: People watch World Cup match between Germany and Ghana during the Sonnwendfeuer Festival at Mt. Kampenwand
People gather around a bonfire and watch the 2014 World Cup Group G soccer match between Germany and Ghana on an outdoor film projector during the Sonnwendfeuer Festival at Mt. Kampenwand in Ascahu, Germany, in the Bavarian Alps, on Saturday. LUKAS BARTH / Reuters

People gathered around a solstice bonfire as Germany and Ghana played their World Cup match on a large screen in the background in Aschau, Germany, in the Bavarian Alps, on Saturday. The game ended in a draw thanks to a late, historic goal by Germany's Miroslav Klose.

Image: Alphorn blowers perform in front of a bonfire during the Sonnwendfeuer Festival at Mt. Kampenwand
Alphorn blowers perform in front of a bonfire during the Sonnwendfeuer Festival. LUKAS BARTH / Reuters