Curitiba remains host of Brazil World Cup 2014

On Tuesday, FIFA decided to keep the Brazilian city of Curitiba as one of the 12 World Cup hosts, despite delays in the works at Arena da Baixada stadium. The decision to keep the seat, prevented an international embarrassment for Brazil, which risked having to find an...

Putin congratulates Russian hockey team

Despite Saturday’s loss against the United States, Russian President Vladimir Putin said this Monday that the Russian ice hockey team is the “best” of the Olympic Games in Sochi. “I think our hockey team is not only one of the best but rather I think...

Messi awarded new record in the Spanish League

In a match with an inspired Leo Messi scoring goals and breaking records, the FC Barcelona defeated Rayo Vallecano yesterday 6-0. Messi equaled the Madridista Raúl González as the third historical scorer of the Spanish league playing for one team after scoring two goals against...

80% of Brazilians applied for tickets for the worldcup

Through a letter published this Friday on the website of FIFA, the general secretary, Jerome Valcke, said that 80% of requests for tickets to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil have been made by residents in Brazil. Valcke informed, “Around 80% of the requests come from persons...
Sochi 2014 starts between extreme measures of security

Sochi 2014 starts between extreme measures of security

Today with an act of 150 minutes, in the newly built Stadium Fisht, will be held the Sochi-2014 Winter Olympics opening ceremony. It is still unknown who will light the caldron and the flame ins going to Arrive to  the Olympic Fisht Stadium, after its tour of 65,000 kilometers,...

Beckham will have a football team in Miami

Former England soccer player David Beckham exercised his option to buy an MLS team in Miami. Don Garber, MLS commissioner this Wednesday in a press conference in the presence of Beckham and Miami Mayor Carlos Gimenez, announced this. When funding is obtained and terrain to build...

Russia receives the Olympic flame

Two days before the opening of the XXII Olympic Winter Games, the Olympic flame arrived this Wednesday to the Russian city of Sochi, after its journey of nearly 65,000 kilometres and 120 days. Sergey Bubka Ukrainian pole vaulter, who this year was one of the candidates to head...

Boxer “Ghost” Gonzalez dies from brain injuries

The Mexican boxer Oscar Gonzalez, died Monday from injuries received last Saturday during a match he disputed, said his promotion firm. For lesions in the brainstem he received when he disputed a match with Jesus Galicia for the national championship bantamweight,...