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World Cup Brasil 2014

World Cup Brasil 2014

In less than eight months the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil and the country is racing against the clock to prepare the six remaining stadiums in time for June’s big kick-off. But here in Rio de Janeiro, the world famous Maracana Stadium was finally completed at the end of April after almost three years of reformation works. And it had its first major test during the World Cup’s unofficial dress rehearsal. This year’s Confederations Cup, held in June and won by Brazil, used six of the twelve stadiums that will host matches next year. The Maracana was the stage for Brazil’s 3-0 dismantling of Spain in the final. Next year the Maracana will have one of the most important roles to play during the World Cup. Rio de Janeiro has been allotted seven games, the joint highest amount alongside capital city Brasilia. That includes the final, a quarter-final, a round of 16 tie and four group stage games. 12th June to 12 July   THE STADIUMS Estádio Nacional...

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