Out of bounds in Brazil: the beaches of Rio de Janeiro


Offside’s Simon Stracpoole captured these stunning images of a Brazil fan juggling a football on Rio’s Ipanema beach, surrounded by reflective water and a mountainous back drop.

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Over on the city’s other famous beach, the Copacabana, Simon Bruty snapped the festivities and fun of the crowds enjoying the sun and the football before and during the the four, crunch quarter-final showdowns.

Offside is the UK’s leading independent sports photography agency, home to an extensive collection of classic World Cup pictures and images from across the world of sport. Explore Offside’s unique library at www.welloffside.com.

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Author: gregianjohnson

Football writer for The Blizzard, FourFourTwo, The Mirror, Squawka and VICE amongst others. Follow me on Twitter at @gregianjohnson.

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