FIFA: 'Still work to do' for Brazil ahead of World Cup

ITV News Brazil Correspondent Nick Ravenscroft has been tweeting from a FIFA press conference at Rio's Maracana Stadium about the country's preparations of the World Cup, which begins in 76 days:


Quote which summarises thrust so far: "we will have 12 host cities and stadiums. But still there is work to do." Jérôme Valcke, FIFA


In other words "keep calm and carry on!" - that's what they're saying in public, at least


Valcke has "full trust" in the developer of Sao Paulo stadium to deliver in time for the opening game. That is June 12th.


FIFA has 'full trust' Brazil as World Cup host nation

FIFA General Secretary Jérôme Valcke has told the media FIFA has "full trust" in Brazil as the host nation of the World Cup. He added he believed the developers of the Sao Paulo stadium due to host the opening match on 12 June would deliver on time.