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England given tough World Cup group in Brazil draw

England will face Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica in the Group Stage of the 2014 World Cup.

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Tips for England fans travelling to Brazil World Cup

The Foreign Office and the Football Supporters Federation have issued some travel tips for England supporters going to Brazil for the World Cup:

  • Be aware of the long travel distances between games
  • Your passport should be valid for a minimum period of six months from the date of entry into Brazil
  • Be aware there are additional requirements for all children under 18 entering or travelling through Brazil without a legal guardian or with one parent alone
  • Ensure you have travel insurance and that it covers you for all activities you want to take part in
  • Fans should avoid all protests and demonstrations - they should monitor local media and follow guidance from the local authorities
  • Be aware that Brazil has a high road accident rate and crime levels are also high

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