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Ghana send Muntari and Boateng home from World Cup 'for indiscipline'

Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng have been expelled from Ghana's World Cup squad for disciplinary problems. The announcement comes just hours before Ghana play Portugal in their crucial final game in Group D.

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Tanks arrive at Rio's second airport ahead of strike

Army tanks, jeeps and armored lorries have arrived at Santos Dumont airport in Rio de Janeiro, just one of three airports where workers have declared a strike, hours before the World Cup kicks off.

Santos Dumont airport provides some flights to Sao Paulo, where the first match is being held between Brazil and Croatia.

Check-in assistants, baggage handlers, mechanics and engineers are among the workers taking part in the 24-hour strike over pay.

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