SLIDESHOW: Framingham Celebrates Brazilian Soccer Win Over Serbia

FRAMINGHAM – Hundreds of residents in the City of Framingham came downtown to celebrate Brazil’s advancement in the 2018 World Cup.

Brazil defeated Serbia 2-0 yesterday to advance in the final 16 teams in the tournament.

Brazil will play next on Monday, July 2 against Mexico, who upset the defending champion team from Germany earlier in the tournament.

Germany was ousted from the World Cup when it lost 2-0 to South Korea, yesterday, June 27.

The City of Framingham instituted a parking ban downtown on Route 126 from 2 to 5 p.m. The City began ticketing vehicles just after 2:20 p.m.

The City began placing barriers along Route 126 during halftime of the game.

Dozens of police officers patrolled downtown after the win.

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Photos by Susan Petroni/Petroni Media Company for Framingham SOURCE ©2018. All Rights Reserved.

 

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