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  Brazil fans still partying after World Cup win
Updated 01 July 2002, 07.35
Brazilian fans celebrate in Trafalgar Square
Brazilian fans are still celebrating after their 2-0 win against Germany in the World Cup final.

Millions of fans poured onto the streets in Brazil to celebrate their famous victory, the fifth time they have been crowned world champions.

Team return to Brazil on Tuesday

The Brazilian president joined fans on the street to party, and the celebrations are sure to continue until the team returns home on Tuesday.

Brazilian fans celebrate in Trafalgar Square
Bizarrely, new rules mean despite Brazil winning they will have to qualify for the next World Cup, while losers Germany don't because they are the hosts in 2006.

Fifa have called the first World Cup to be held in Asia a "success".

  Click here to read how Brazil won the cup

They said that even though it was hosted by two different countries the tournament worked, and there were no problems with hooligans.

The president of Fifa Sepp Blatter also praised the fans of the two host nations South Korea and Japan, for the support of their own teams and others when they were knocked out.

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