|2013 Confederations Cup venues announced by FIFA|
FIFA, the governing body of World football has announced the venues for the 2013 confederations cup. The Confederations Cup which is conducted as a warm up for the world cup will held in soil of 5 times FIFA World Cup Champions Brazil.
The opening match will be hosted by the capital city Brasilia. Including Brasilia, five other cities jave been chosen for hosting the cup games.
2013 Confederations Cup venues in Brazil:
Rio de Janeiro
FIFA also confirmed that Corinthians' new stadium in Sao Paulo, the Itaquerao will host the opening match of 2014 FIFA world cup along and the inaugural celebrations. The FIFA World Cup scheduled for June 12 will have its final match played at Rio de Janeiro's emblematic Maracana stadium and Brasilia will host the 3rd place match.