The 20th World Cup will be held in Brazil in 2014. As is is the case now with every World Cup, FIFA released posters, a logo, a mascot and a special match ball for the upcoming 2014 World Cup. Learn all the World Cup Brazil facts you really need to know below!
The in total 64 World Cup matches, held from June 12 till July 13 2014, will be played in a total of 12 cities which are:
- Belo Horizonte
- Porto Alegre
- Rio de Janeiro
- São Paulo
Do you know what all these stadiums have in common? Finally for the first time, FIFA has agreed to implement goal-line technology in each stadium! No idea what this means? Find out more about it and while you’re at it, learn more interesting facts about the 2014 World Cup in Brazil in the World Cup Brazil facts!
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