Uruguay’s shock 3-1 defeat to Costa Rica due to lack of dulce de leche?

Uruguay’s world cup squad have their dulce de leche confiscated in Brazil – perhaps the reason behind their so-far poor performance? Brazilian officials say they confiscated 39kg (86lb) of caramel spread from Uruguay’s world cup football team as they arrived in Brazil for the World Cup. The spread, called dulce de leche, is extremely popular…

Footballers portraits carved from Brazil nuts

An artist has gone nuts at the prospect of the looking FIFA World Cup and has carved the faces of five English football legends out of a handful of Brazil nuts – but can you tell who they are? Using just a scalpel, magnifying glass and a 99p bag of Brazil Nuts, Quentin Devine spent…

Brazil World Cup will have ‘cheapest ever tickets’

According to football’s governing body, Fifa, the tickets for next year’s World Cup in Brazil will be the “cheapest ever.” Fifa Secretary-General, Jerome Valcke said 70% of the matches would cost less than in previous events, with ticket prices being announced on 19th July. Fifa President Sepp Blatter said that the Confederations Cup was a…