INTRODUCTION: Sport....soccer....and Brazil has beaten Bolivia 2-1 in an away game in the Bolivian capital, La Paz.
(FIRST GOAL NOT ON FILM)
GV Bolivia playing right to left, wearing green, attacking Brazilian goal, shot rebounds on cross-bar, played out
GV Brazilian player takes shot at Bolivian goal, goes wide of post
GV Bolivia taking corner, score equalising goal, players congratulate (1-1)
GV Crowd and scoreboard showing 1-1 (2 shots)
GV Brazil take free kick, hits cross bar
GV Bolivia attack Brazilian goal, shot saved by Brazilian goalkeeper
Bolivia kick off in second half and advance
GV Clock and scoreboard showing time left to play
GV Brazil taking shot and scoring second and winning goal and players congratulate each other
GV Scoreboard showing Brazil leading 2-1
GV Brazilian attack saved by 'keeper, who is kicked, dispute starts, police with helmets and batons come on field
Brazilian player escorted off by police
GV Bolivia trying to score, saved by 'keeper
Bolivia shoot at goal, cleared by Brazil
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Background: INTRODUCTION: Sport....soccer....and Brazil has beaten Bolivia 2-1 in an away game in the Bolivian capital, La Paz. Coming on the heels of an earlier win against Venezuela, it now seems certain Brazil will join the South American group at the World Cup in Spain next year. Both Venezuela and Bolivia have return matches, but Brazil is the favourite to repeat these successes, as it will play the return games at home. The film takes up Bolivian match in the middle of the first half.
SYNOPSIS: Bolivia, playing right to left, put up a strong fight against the gold-shirted Brazilians after conceding a goal early in the game to the Brazilian striker Socrates. The home team was determined to equalise, and for a while it looked as though they might succeed.
Brazil got another chance to score -- but failed.
In the twenty-seventh minute, Bolivia got its chance when Brazil conceded a corner.
Aragones was the scorer. With the score even, the pressure was on. Both sides launched strong attacks, but the defence was just as fierce. The Bolivians made the most of their support from the home crowd. One problem for Brazil was altitude. At 3,500 metres (12,400 ft), La Paz is the highest capital in the world -- this had caused Brazil problems in the past. This time they overcame it.
The scorer was Reinaldo, Brazil continued to attack, and an ugly scene developed. The Bolivian goalkeeper made a desperate save and was apparently kicked during a melee near the goal mouth. An argument followed, and play was held up. As the dispute progressed police came onto the field.
After the trouble, Brazil's player Cerezo was escorted from the field.
In the final stages, Bolivia again put on the pressure, but was unable to beat the Brazilian defences. The final score remained 2-1 to Brazil.