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The Brazilian government said earlier this month that construction at 2014 World Cup stadiums was on schedule in all 12 host cities, although only five stadiums had more than 50 percent of work completed.

In addition to Fortaleza, three other cities are set to host matches in the Confederations Cup _ Belo Horizonte, Brasilia and Rio de Janeiro. FIFA will decide in June whether the northeastern cities of Recife and Salvador will be included in the warmup competition.


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