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Peralta goal leads Mexico to 1-0 win over Cameroon

Cameroon at Mexico Arena das Dunas Natal United States
June 13,2014

Final

Cameroon

(0-3) 0

Mexico

(2-0-1) 1
@

Cameroon

(0-3)

Mexico

(2-0-1)
@
Jun 13 12:00PM EST 12:00 PM EST
Final 1 2 Total
CMR 0 0 0
MEX 0 1 1

Mexico kept pace with World Cup host Brazil atop Group A, defeating Cameroon 1-0 on the strength of a second-half goal by Oribe Peralta. Mexico was hard done on two calls in the first half, with both wiping would-be Giovani dos Santos goals off the board, but they battled back to overcome the Indomitable Lions, who had a late equalizer attempt thwarted by a diving save from Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa.

Here's how it all unfolded:

 

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