Brazil is currently hosting the 2014 Fifa World Cup. Due to being hosts to one of the largest tournaments held across all sports Brazil has been receiving a lot of attention from the media. Those who were once never concerned with the country have now found themselves fascinated by the tropic land. Those very same people have also been looking into the culture of Brazil, realizing that Brazil thrives on the game of soccer. Just as our children love their Playstation 3 or Xbox 360, the children of Brazil enjoy and grow up on soccer. Everyone in Brazil knows how to play the game and this sport has become a way of their life.
Nancy Williams, a reporter for the CBC was reporting on how soccer is embedded into the culture of Brazil. She said the following, “It is incredible to see in every neighborhood a group of children playing soccer, adults playing their own game of soccer close to them and everyone just enjoying themselves through this sport. It is no wonder as to why Brazil brings some of the best soccer players in the world to the Fifa World Cup. Personally I believe that Brazil has an incredible chance at winning the world cup this year, people will be surprised by the immense skill of Brazilians.”
You can tune into your local television station and watch Brazil take on their opponents during the 2014 Fifa World Cup. Analysts believe that Brazil will make the Semi-Finals if not the Final itself.