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Corinthians defender Paulo Andre paid tribute to his team’s formidable supporters after beating Chelsea to win the Club World Cup on Sunday night, framing it as a victory for the Brazilian people over the aristocrats of European soccer.

Corinthians captured the world title with a 1-0 win over the European champions, settling the game with a 69th-minute goal from striker Paolo Guerrero to send the massed ranks of Brazilian fans dominating the 68,275 crowd at Nissan Stadium into boisterous celebrations.

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