World Cup news

FIFA admits 'no plan B' for Brazil 2014

June 25, 2013
By ESPN staff
FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke insisted next year's World Cup in Brazil will go ahead as planned despite civil unrest marring the Confederations Cup.

And the 52-year-old is predicting the tournament could be the "best World Cup ever."

This year's Confederations Cup has been rocked by violent protests, with over a million people taking to the streets to oppose high transport fees, corruption and the cost of the approaching World Cup.

But despite admitting FIFA ...

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