Blatter ready for new term as FIFA boss

Sepp Blatter is ready to seek a new term as FIFA's president, he announced Wednesday, ignoring calls from top European officials to stand down as controversy engulfs football's governing body. Duration: 00:54 Jun 12, 2014

World Cup: Natal's race to finish construction

It's been a race against the clock to get Natal's stadium and facilities ready for the host city's first match between Mexico and Cameroon on June 13 -- and it's not yet over, June 11, 2014. Duration: 02:00 Jun 12, 2014

Ivory Coast trains for the 2014 World Cup

Ivory Coast's national football team players take part in a training session in Aguas de Lindoia ahead of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Duration: 00:34 Jun 12, 2014

Brazil president defends World Cup, says country ready

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said Tuesday the country was ready to host the World Cup in two days' time, rejecting criticism of delays, overspending and chaos in preparations for the tournament. Duration: 01:17 Jun 12, 2014