Caxirola will be the official musical instrument for FIFA world cup 2014 in Brazil, this announcement is made by Brazilian Ministry of Sports. More »
The official logo for 2014 FIFA world cup has been designed by the creative firm of Brazilian agency Africa. The logo for 2014 football world cup was revealed in South Africa, Johannesburg on 8 July 2010. The logo depicts a Humanitarian notion of hands interlinking, the portrayal of the hands is also symbolic of the yellow and green of Brazil warmly welcoming the world to their country.
The basic idea or theme behind the 2014 FIFA world cup logo is to celebrate the most admired sport i.e. football all over the world.
Have a look at the Venues for FIFA World Cup 2014 Brazil.
Out of the Initial proposed 18 locations only 12 are shortlisted for the final tournament in 2014. These are Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia, Sao Paulo, Fortaleza, Belo Horizonte, Porto Alegre, Salvador, Recife, Cuiaba, Manaus, Natal and Curitiba. These cities were on 31 May 2009.
Five out of these 12 host cities have a planned brand new stadium specifically built for the world cup while six venues are renovated and one stadium in the capital Brasilia named Estadio Nacional Mane Garrincha is demolished and rebuilt for 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Have a look at the FIFA World Cup 2014 points-table.
Here are the details of all the Groups of FIFA World Cup 2014. All the 32 teams are divided into eight groups containing four teams each. The teams are divided in Group A, Group B, Group C, Group D, Group E, Group F, Group G and Group H.
David Correy a musician from Riva, Maryland and Brazilian percussion troupe Monobloco performed Coca Cola’s global 2014 FIFA World Cup anthem “The world is ours”.
David Correy was one of the X Factor U.S. season 2 finalists. One interesting story about David is that he was born in Brazil to a 14 year teen mother and then he was adopted. During the show he meet his biological mother Luciene Lima in October 2012 after 25 years long separation.
Coca Cola is one of the Official Sponsors of the 2014 FIFA World cup in Brazil. The song is written by team Rock Mafia and produced by Brazilian-born Mario Caldato Jr.
The Qualification process for 31 places for FIFA World Cup 2014 Brazil started on 15 June 2011 and ended on 20 November 2013. Total 203 FIFA Associated Countries took part from 6 different confederations. Total 32 teams will take part in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Below is the list of teams that have qualified for world cup along with their qualification date and from which group or confederation they entered into the finals.
The Caxirola will be the official Musical Instrument for the FIFA World Cup 2014 and 2013 Confederations Cup in Brazil. The announcement was made on 27 September 2012 by the Brazilian Ministry of Sports. The step was taken due to immense popularity of vuvuzelas in previous world cup in South Africa.
The sound intensity of caxirola is not as high as vuvuzelas are and has been specifically engineered to produce acceptable sound levels.
So the news broke out for which you were waiting for fifa announced that the Volunteer Programme for 2014 world cup will be launched in the first phase this year. And this time 18,000 Volunteers will be taken to work for the WC2014.