March 16 – Despite FIFA concerns about using Amazon capital Manaus for Rio 2016, it was on Monday named as one of six Olympic football cities. Mark Bisson reports.
Feb. 12 Rio 2016 says Belo Horizonte, Brasilia, Manaus, Sao Paolo and Salvador are eligible to host matches for the 2016 Olympic football tournament.
Dec. 18 – Construction resumes on World Cup stadium in Manaus after death of worker… Germany’s football team is building its own accommodations… Aggreko to provide temporary broadcast power solutions for broadcast centre and 12 stadiums. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
October 9 – A Brazilian judge says the Manaus stadium should become a prison after the World Cup… Orlando’s city council approves money for an MLS stadium… AC Milan VP blasts stadium ban… Napoli to renovate. INSIDER’s Nick Devlin reports.
(WFI) American’s biggest event could be played abroad … An inside look at the World Cup stadium difficulties in Brazil … Zurich stadium bill defeated again.