Brazil, Costa Rica reach U20 World Cup semis
CAIRO -- Brazil beat Germany 2-1 in extra time Saturday behind two goals by substitute Maicon to reach the semifinals of the Under-20 World Cup.
Brazil next faces Costa Rica, which defeated United Arab Emirates 2-1 in the day's second game. Ghana plays Hungary in Tuesday's other semifinal.
The third-place game and final is Friday.
Brazil has won the U20 tournament four times. Six-time winner Argentina did not qualify.