World Cup 2014: Brazil Beat Chile 3-2 on Penalties, Enter Quarters

Determined Chile kept Brazil at bay till the penalties in which goalkeeper Julio Cesar made two save to emerge as the hero for the hosts.

updated: June 29, 2014 03:48 IST
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Brazil's goalkeeper Julio Cesar, top, is congratulated by his teammates after the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Brazil and Chile .

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Belo Horizonte: Brazil advanced to the World Cup quarterfinals on Saturday with a 3-2 shootout win over Chile following an intense and dramatic match that ended 1-1 after extra time. (Matchcentre | Highlights)

Neymar, David Luiz and Marcelo scored in the shootout, and Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar saved two penalties before watching Gonzalo Jara's final attempt hit the post. (Match in pics)

"My teammates are giving me a lot of strength on the field so I give my best," Julio Cesar said. "We're just three steps away and I hope to give another interview with Brazil partying." (Match in pics)

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