By William Jones, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Several hotels in Rio de Janeiro are preparing to welcome the teams, staff and families of the England, Holland and Italy football (soccer) teams for the coming World Cup. O Globo reports the squads will be staying at the Caesar Park in Ipanema, the Royal Tulip (formerly the Intercontinental) in São Conrado and the Portobello Resort & Safari in Mangaratiba, south of the city.
In addition to the players, each team will bring with them their own coaches, security staff and catering teams for around two weeks before the tournament . . .