Soldiers of the Brazilian Army take part in a terrorist mock attack with chemical weapons as part of security preparations for the upcoming FIFA 2013 Confederations Cup, in Brasilia on May 22, 2013. Rescuers from several Brazilian states participated in a simulated exercise aimed at both the FIFA 2013 Confederations Cup and FIFA 2014 World Cup.
The fans and media expect Nigeria to win the Confederations Cup, but it is less important to the team and country to be honest.
Mein Knie scheint nun in Ordnung zu sein. Ich hatte keine Probleme während dem Spiel. Ich wollte lieber keine Operation durchführen zu lassen, aber nicht nur um am Confederations Cup teilzunehmen, wie einige Leute behaupteten. Ich dachte sorgfältig über meine Karriere nach und traf dann diese Entscheidung
It is a monument erected in the heart of the city and blending in harmoniously with the other buildings that make up the open-air museum that is Brasilia. We will be here again next month for the match between Brazil and Japan, which will open the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013.More quotes »
Brazil beefs up security for Confederations Cup
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