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FIFA reaction after the Confederations Cup

Hi all, Despite fears about security and whether or not stadiums would be ready, the Confederations Cup came off pretty well. (Although fans of Spain’s team may disagree.) Before the games, there were doubts as to whether Brazil would have the infrastructure in place, but I haven’t heard or read of any significant issues. Brazilians […]

Famous Brazilians: Neymar

Hi all, Brazilians love and excel in many sports, including basketball, volleyball, and auto racing (if you consider that a sport). But, absolutely without a doubt, THE big sport here is soccer, or as it’s know here, futball. Being a Brazilian means being a soccer fan. Ok, if you look hard enough, you can find […]

World Cup 2014: Will Brazil be ready?

Hi all, World Cup 2010 has hardly finished, the Spaniards are probably still hung over, and already doubts are being raised about whether Brazil will be ready for the next World Cup in 2014. There is a lot at stake here, beyond the obvious wheelbarrows of money. Pride figures in every bit as much. The […]