Maracanã Faces Three Month Delay

By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The EMOP (The Public Building Company for the state) confirmed last Thursday, January 10th, that the Maracanã Stadium would face a three month delay. The arena will only be finished at the end of May, less than three weeks before the Confederations Cup kicks off on June 15th.

Previous reports had stated that the world famous sports stage would be delivered on February 28th, making the stadium available for use . . .

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