2014 World Cup mascot slammed for `dirty dancing`

Brazil`s 2014 World Cup mascot, Fuleco, has been slammed by critics for bumping and grinding with scantily clad women.

Vandals destroy replica World Cup near Brazil base

Vandals have attacked and burnt a six-metre high replica of the World Cup a few miles from where Brazil`s squad will be based for next month`s finals, officials in the town of Teresopolis said on Tuesday.

FIFA World Cup mascot named Fuleco

The 2014 football World Cup mascot will be named Fuleco after a popular vote ended.