Last Updated: Wednesday, April 02, 2014, 23:46
Workers at the unfinished Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paolo, where three workers were killed during construction, have reportedly gone on indefinite strike.
Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 11:21
Sergio Romero will be Argentina`s first-choice goalkeeper at the World Cup in Brazil in June despite spending most of his time at Monaco on the bench, national coach Alejandro Sabella said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 10:20
More than 80 percent of the tickets available during the penultimate World Cup sales phase have been sold out within a day.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 09:43
Pope Francis has confronted temptation of an unusual sort. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff gave him a national team jersey signed by football great Pele and a ball signed by Ronaldo during an audience yesterday.
Last Updated: Monday, January 06, 2014, 16:43
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has criticised Brazil`s World Cup preparations, saying organisers have no excuses for ongoing delays.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 04, 2014, 19:01
United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann has named a 26-man squad to take part in a pre-World Cup training camp in Brazil later this month.
Last Updated: Monday, December 30, 2013, 16:54
Lazio midfielder Hernanes insists he wants to stay and "make history" at the Serie A club as he targets a place in Brazil`s World Cup squad.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 25, 2013, 14:00
The most expensive of the 12 stadiums built or revamped for the 2014 World Cup has a leaking roof less than eight months after it was finished, the stadium`s operators said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Monday, December 23, 2013, 14:54
Arena da Baixada, the most delayed of Brazil`s 12 World Cup stadiums, reached 88.8 percent completion.
Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 18:51
Brazilian prosecutors will this week investigate a riot that left four football fans injured and raised fresh doubts about the country`s ability to host the 2014 World Cup.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 17:03
World football`s governing body, FIFA is set to extend the construction deadline for three of Brazil`s 12 World Cup 2014 venues.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 14:07
Tickets for next year`s Brazil World Cup group games are being offered at up to 5,779 pounds by rip-off websites, according to reports.
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