Talks between President Dilma Rousseff and FIFA President Blatter
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As a follow-up to their recent meeting at the Home of FIFA in Zurich, Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff and FIFA President Blatter had another very positive phone conversation today as part of their regular updates in the build-up to the 2014 FIFA World Cup™.

During the talks, President Dilma Rousseff reassured the FIFA President that all will be in place to welcome the teams and the fans for football’s flagship event to kick-off in 63 days in Sao Paulo. Furthermore, President Dilma Rousseff accepted the invitation of the FIFA President to attend the opening ceremony of the 64th FIFA Congress on 10 June 2014 in Sao Paulo.