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Iraqi Soccer Team Makes Most of Olympic Shot

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Iraqi Soccer Team Makes Most of Olympic Shot

Iraqi Soccer Team Makes Most of Olympic Shot

Iraqi Soccer Team Makes Most of Olympic Shot

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The Iraqi men's soccer team has been one of the biggest underdog surprises of the Olympics. Tuesday they lost 3-1 to Paraguay in a semi-final game. They still have a chance for a bronze medal. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and NPR's Howard Berkes.