Average attendance in Brazilian arenas surpasses 51,000 people per match. Fan Fests have already attracted 2.5 million spectators
Celeste earned second place in Group D, while Italians repeat the disappointing 2010 campaign and are eliminated in the first round
About 27 million viewers from both countries watched the match
Central America team now has six points and depends only on a draw on the third round to ensure lead in the Group.
Marchisio and Balotelli secured Azzurra’s 2-1 win at the Amazonia Arena
Brazil midfielder in their 1994 World Cup winning squad started his relationship with the national team in a strange way, when at three he went missing from his family while celebrating the 1970 title. At the time, the player's mother Moyseslita prayed and promised that if she found him, he would play for Brazil
The FIFA Secretary-General recalled that the event in Costa do Sauípe will showcase Brazil to the whole world. Former French player will get together with World Cup winners from another seven countries
Argentina, Italy, Holland, United States and Costa Rica have booked their place in the 2014 World Cup and join Australia, South Korea, Iran, Japan and Brazil
Regular match at the Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador ended with a 2-2 draw, with no goals during the extra times.
The best player of the tournament will be decided by journalists on the FIFA website