FIFA ‘not ashamed’ of Brazil World Cup, no Plan B

FIFA on Monday defended keeping the 2014 World Cup in Brazil despite civil unrest during the test event, and said no ''official offers'' have been received from countries to step in to host the tournament.


Protests erupt in Brazil over high cost of hosting World Cup

More than 100,000 Brazilians took to the streets June 18 to protest police crackdowns, shoddy public services and the high cost of the World Cup.