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Amazon heat poses risk for World Cup players

Humidity could be the fiercest opponent for players when they take the field in Brazil's Manaus.

    England and Italy are set for a sweltering meeting in the Amazon rainforest.

    The two sides meet in Manaus where the humidity might be the players fiercest opponent.

    The two teams are among the eight expected to play here at the Amazonas Arena in the group stage games of the World Cup.

    Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo reports reports from Manaus.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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