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FIFA 2014 World Cup : Messi, Rooney, Torres – Threesome who will have a point to prove in Brazil

The world cup has always been a breeding ground for champions. It provides every player an opportunity to perform on the biggest stage of them all and get their nation to glory. Footballers all around the world put years of hard work to make the final cut into their respective nations and prove their worth to the millions watching. Amongst ...

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Official FIFA World Cup account launched on Instagram

FIFA has launched its official FIFAWorldCup account on Instagram to share the best imagery from Brazil and for football supporters across the globe to share their World Cup celebrations on social media. Fans can see and share exclusive back-stage pictures from the 12 stadiums in Brazil and the very best photography from the cities, beaches and fans at the event. The account ...

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Portugal Team : FIFA 2014 World Cup Review

The Progress of Portugal depends on the prospects of one man’s availability. A certain gentlemen named Cristiano Ronaldo. Ever since bursting into the footballing scene, Ronaldo has been ‘the name’ to watch out for. His exploits with both club and country have been nothing short of phenomenal and he look to captain a buoyant Portugal side. Manager Paulo Bento has ...

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England Team : FIFA 2014 World Cup Review

The Three Lions are another side that have constantly under achieved in the international scene and Roy Hodgson’s side must be at their fluent best if they want to make amends. Filled with some veterans and a host of energetic youngsters, England head to the world cup with a sense of rejuvenation. They have disappointed their fans over the last ...

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FIFA world Cup 2014: Argentina Team Review

Former footballing great, Pele, was asked about who would feature in the world cup final. Without hesitation, the Brazilian legend said it would be a clash between host nation Brazil and arch rivals Argentina. It is not only Pele, but the world that shares the same belief. Yes ladies and gentlemen, bringing to you Argentina, a nation that finally seems ...

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Spain’s Juanfran ready for Brazil

Spain right-back Juanfran said Tuesday he’s recovered from an ankle injury and “100 per cent” healthy for his country’s FIFA World Cup™ title defence in Brazil. “I don’t have any problem, and I am 100 per cent with the team,” Juanfran said at a press conference in Washington, where Spain will train for two weeks before heading to Brazil. The ...

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Italy coach, Cesare Prandelli explains Rossi and Destro omission

Italy coach Cesare Prandelli has explained why he did not select Giuseppe Rossi and Mattia Destro in his FIFA World Cup™ squad. Both strikers voiced their frustration after failing to make the final cut, with Rossi’s omission coming after the 27-year-old recovered from injury. Speaking to www.figc.it, Prandelli said: “I didn’t expect all these controversies. I don’t want to make ...

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Additional Ticketing Collection Locations at seven Brazilian airports to start operating on 1 June

Starting this Sunday 1 June 2014, seven additional Ticket Collection Locations for the 2014 FIFA World Cup begin operating in the airports of Belo Horizonte (Confins), Brasilia, Fortaleza, Rio de Janeiro (Galeão and Santos Dumont), Salvador and in Viracopos/Campinas. The opening date for two further airport locations at Guarulhos and Porto Alegre are yet to be confirmed. In addition, three ...

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