FIFA fears rise for Brazilian World Cup

After initially ignoring protests, officials from the football association say they are taking note of social unrest.

    A recent poll showed more than 80 percent of Brazilians approve of recent protests.

    After initially ignoring the demonstrations, FIFA officials are saying they have taken note of the social unrest.

    Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo reports from Rio de Janeiro.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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