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Antolin Alcaraz GOAL VIDEO: Paraguay Takes Lead Over Italy In World Cup

06/14/2010 03:19 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Italy was heavily favored against Paraguay going into the teams' first match of the 2010 World Cup, but the underdogs held strong for the first 37 minutes, keeping the game scoreless. Then, in the 38th minute, Paraguay stunned the defending World Cup champions by scoring a goal on a free kick. Aureliano Torres kicked the ball toward the goal, and Antolin Alcaraz headed the ball in for the shocking goal.

Paraguay led until the 61st minute, when Italy tied the game up. The game ended with a 1-1 draw. Scroll down to watch the stunning goal.

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