Brazil all set to host the World Cup

Al Jazeera launches its Brazil 2014 coverage as the experts look at what lies ahead in the football world cup.

    Kick-off at Brazil 2014 is just a few hours away.

    Brazil has not hosted a World Cup for 64 years. The opening game, between the hosts and Croatia, will be Brazil's first home game in a World Cup since losing the 1950 final to Uruguay.

    Al Jazeera looks at what is on offer in the next month of football extravaganza.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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