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Fifa World Cup: Fonte Nova Stadium, in Bahia, to be Reopened Next Sunday

Photo: Raul Golinelli/Agecom The third football stadium to be ready for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil will be officially opened next Sunday (7), with a match between the two biggest teams in the city of Salvador, Bahia. Bahia and … Continue reading

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Five Cities to Host Soccer Games in Rio 2016

The matches of the championships of soccer, male and female, of the Olympic games of 2016 will be disputed in five cities: Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Salvador, Belo Horizonte and Brasilia. The information was confirmed today by the Committee … Continue reading

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Works on Arena Fonte Nova are ahead of schedule

The minister of the Sport, Orlando Silva, visit the works of the Arena Fonte Nova, this Friday morning, accompanied by the governor of the Bahia, Jaques Wagner. Salvador is the third city visited by Silva, that was born in the … Continue reading

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Salvador offers to host the opening match of World Cup 2014

Against all odds, the government of Bahia state has presented the candidacy of Salvador to host the opening match of World Cup 2014. Although the decision is officially open, in practice the priority for the first match is the city … Continue reading

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