Brazil's sports minister attempted to allay fears of violence harming next summer's World Cup by saying that the authorities were working hard “to contain this violence”, that the main areas where fans congregated would be safe, and that other countries also suffered from violence.
world cup, brazil , world cup, 2014, rio, FIFA, violence, CONCERNS: There are worries that the demonstrations may have increased crime levels [GETTY]. Brazil has been hit by violent demonstrations this year which have
The Brazuca will be used in every game at this summer's 2014 World Cup in Brazil . When designing the ball, the company wanted to improve on many of the criticisms they faced during the 2010 World Cup, where their
Brazilian official Christiano Jorge Santos, on the other hand, is taking a more proactive approach and has opened an investigation against soccer's world governing body “due to the suspicion of a crime of racism on the part of
There will be very cheesy video packages about the wonderful culture and landscape of Brazil , the history of the World Cup and the great careers of the players participating in the draw. It will be …..
Silvia Izquierdo Brazilian police officers take part in a simulated crime situation during a media presentation to show a slice of their security training for the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ,