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By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Thousands of Brazilians took to the streets on Thursday as protests in cities across Brazil continued. In Fortaleza, capital of Ceará state, around 5,000 people had initially taken to the streets in...
By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Spain will meet Italy in the semi-finals of the FIFA Confederations Cup after beating Nigeria 3-0 yesterday afternoon at the Arena Castelão in Fortaleza. The African champions gave the...
By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil comfortably beat Mexico 2-0 yesterday afternoon at the Arena Castelão in Fortaleza to sit top of Group A after two rounds of the FIFA Confederations Cup. Italy also...
By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Seleção 3-0 win over Japan in the Confederations Cup opener has given Brazil's national team an excellent boost as the side seek to lift their third successive Confederations Cup...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Starting on June 15th, the FIFA Confederations Cup will turn the sporting world’s attention to Brazil, as the cup will feature all regional football champions plus world champion Spain in...
By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The city of Fortaleza, based in the Northeastern state of Ceará, has an exciting part to play in June's FIFA Confederations Cup. The city's Castelão Stadium, ready for the...
By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Telecoms giant Oi launched its high-speed 4G mobile internet service in Rio on Thursday, becoming the city’s second operator to offer the service. Rival operator Claro launched its 4G...
By Chesney Hearst, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL- As the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup draws closer, American Mark Lassise travels to each of the six host cities exploring their preparations for the mega-event by documenting his journeys for the...
By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter FORTALEZA, BRAZIL - Two football (soccer) fans were shot dead close to the Arena Castelão in Fortaleza on Sunday, one of the cities scheduled to host Confederations Cup matches in June. The shocking news...

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