Maracana

Brazil mourns: David Luiz must carry burden of 'Mineirazo'
Thiago Silva comforts David Luiz after Brazil's 7-1 semi-final loss
In Depth

Brazil mourns: David Luiz must carry burden of 'Mineirazo'

Defeat will haunt Brazil for generations as parents advised on how to help children cope
9 Jul 2014
A tale of two goalkeepers for Ochoa and Akinfeev
Akinfeev Russia goalkeeper
In Depth

A tale of two goalkeepers for Ochoa and Akinfeev

World Cup whispers: Russia and Mexico draw, Belgium have a narrow escape
18 Jun 2014
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 12 Jul 2013
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 12 Jul 2013

12 Jul 2013
Brazil sends World Cup warning with 3-0 demolition of Spain
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In Review

Brazil sends World Cup warning with 3-0 demolition of Spain

Brazil 'is back' says Neymar as Samba Boys end Spain's winning streak to take Confederations cup
1 Jul 2013
Proud Tahiti the toast of the Maracana, as Spain win 10-0
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In Depth

Proud Tahiti the toast of the Maracana, as Spain win 10-0

Pacific Islanders take the game to their illustrious opponents and win over Brazilian fans
21 Jun 2013
Maracana fiasco raises Brazil World Cup and Olympic fears
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In Depth

Maracana fiasco raises Brazil World Cup and Olympic fears

England friendly match in Rio suspended by judge over stadium safety concerns but then reinstated
31 May 2013