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What They're Saying
July 18th, 2013 12:07AM

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TAGS:  world cup 2014


"If this happens again, we have to question whether we made the wrong decision awarding the hosting rights."

-- FIFA President Sepp Blatter says Brazil might have been the wrong choice as host of the 2014 World Cup if the tournament is affected by more social protests like those as at the Confederations Cup. Angered citizens protested the billions of dollars spent on the tournaments while they endure underfunded schools and hospitals. Brazil is also hosting the 2016 Olympics. (DPA via AP)


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