2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ Ambassador Pelé has accepted the invitation of Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff and FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter to attend their meeting at the Palácio do Planalto in Brasilia on 16 March 2012.

“I am very pleased that the legendary Pelé will join us for this important meeting”, said the FIFA President, “where we will discuss the status of preparations and what needs to be done over the next few months to achieve the common goal of FIFA and the Brazilian government to stage a great FIFA Confederations Cup in June 2013 and a successful 2014 FIFA World Cup”.