The Olympic men's soccer final is over, Mexico has won the gold medal 2-1 over Brazil and its supporters are celebrating in the stands at Wembley Stadium.
Fans threw sombreros in the air and waved Mexican flags at the final whistle, while the players, some already shirtless, danced at midfield. Oribe Peralta, who scored both goals for Mexico, got ahold of a straw sombrero and passed it around among his teammates.
The dejected Brazilians watched, some sitting on the grass, exhausted.
Mexico midfielder Jorge Enriquez left his celebrating teammates to come over and shake hands with the Brazilian players.
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