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Game goes ahead despite Biblical deluge

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Game goes ahead despite Biblical deluge

A top-flight football match in Brazil went ahead despite torrential flooding that let spectators literally swim around the seats.
Sao Paulo's match against Palmeiras looked certain to be called off when the 80,000-seater Morumbi Stadium was hit by rain... then more rain, and then yet more rain.
So bad did the deluge become that several rows of seats were completely flooded, with fans swimming and diving around the seats.

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