Prices for Brazil World Cup are revealed by Fifa

The BBC reports that tickets for international fans attending the football World Cup in Brazil will start at $90 (£59 or €69) for initial group matches. Fifa announced that the cheapest tickets for overseas fans to attend the final on 13 July would be priced at $440 (£288) and the most expensive would be $990…

World Cup may return to its roots in Uruguay and Argentina for centenary

In brief: Julio Grondona, the Argentine federation president and senior vice president of FIFA said this week that it was keen for the centenary World Cup in 2030 to be jointly staged by Uruguay and Argentina, who met in the final of the inaugural tournament. Source: Related articles FIFA wants Argentina-Uruguay 2030 World Cup –…

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…