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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British man held for selling fake World Cup tickets

A British man has been held by Brazilian police for allegedly trying to sell counterfeit World Cup tickets.

Many fans have arrived in Brazil in the hope of getting last-minute tickets Credit: REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Police in Rio said the 43-year-old man and his American companion were found to have nearly 60 fake tickets, which they were reportedly trying to sell for around £1,000.

It is believed the men might have been attempting to profit by selling hospitality packages, which would include a match-day ticket.

Both men have been released on bail, and the tickets have been declared void, it was reported.

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