Beautiful stadium inaugurated with private money in Brazil: surprise! It’s not part of the World Cup!

Gremio, the Brazilian club from Rio Grande do Sul, inaugurated their new stadium on Saturday night with a victory, 2-1, over Hamburg, Germany, repeating the score of the World Cup 1983 on the same opponent, which made the gaucho team …

Olympics and World Cup already showing the bad side of Brazil: a lot of corruption

No Brazilian city is able and ready to host the Olympics or the World Cup. Neither Rio de Janeiro, the city chosen for the 2016 Olympics. Despite its undeniable natural beauty, this is not enough to be the home of …

Nothing new but now it’s official: Brazil won’t have all the structure ready for the 2014 World Cup

Brazil won’t have completed the entire infrastructure to host the World Cup in 2014, but the country will be able to receive hundreds of thousands of visitors for the tournament, said on Tuesday the Brazilian Minister of Sports, Aldo Rebelo.…

World Cup 2014 in Brazil: the biggest theft in history

The former football player and congressman Romario (PSB-RJ), a leading critic of the way the World Cup 2014 is being organized, said in his profile on Facebook, that the competition become the “biggest theft in history” of the country, all …