According to Brazilian journalist Guilherme Barros the schedule for the construction of the stadiums can suffer no delay in order to do not commit the achievement of the Cup of the Confederations, in 2013. The term for the construction of a stadium would be of two years and half. Fairly what is lacking for the beginning of the competition.
Barros considers however that the delay is inevitable because of eventual problems with environmental license, suspicions of corruption, strikes and interruptions because of the period of rains in the Brazilian summer. This week, the rains provoked problems in all the country and the death of over 60 people.