World Cup 2014 news
Obese fans to be offered World Cup tickets
March 6, 2013
By ESPN staff
FIFA has told the Associated Press that obese fans will be offered special tickets at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Under Brazilian legislation at least 1% of seats in each stadium are to be made available for people with disabilities, including those classified as obese.
FIFA confirmed it is the "first time tickets for obese people are offered at a FIFA event", with supporters from all nations entitled to the tickets, which will also be available for June's Confederations ...