Fifa: World-2014 "to be held in Brazil" inspite of protest wave

Fifa: World-2014 "to be held in Brazil" inspite of protest wave

Rio de Janeiro : Brazil | Jun 22, 2013 at 2:13 AM PDT
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FIFA Secretary general Jerome Valcke

World Cup-2014 "to be held in Brazil," in spite of the wave of sometimes violent protests that rocked the country, said Friday in Rio de Janeiro, the general secretary of FIFA, Jerome Valcke.

"The Confederations Cup is taking place in Brazil and the World Cup to be held in Brazil, and we will ensure that it happens in the best conditions," said Valcke to Brazilian journalists before a meeting of FIFA with the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) and the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of the World.

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FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke
FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke
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