"The England chef has visited the Royal Tulip hotel several times and is happy with the cleanliness of the facilities. He will also closely supervise all the players' food intake."
-- An English FA spokesman on England's Rio de Janeiro hotel, where six pounds of salmon, ham and butter were removed after deemed unfit for consumption. Brazilian health and safety officials inspected 13 venues and confiscated 480 pounds of food, including 108 pounds at the hotel Italy will use. (BBC)