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Backing the World Cup hosts? What do you really know about Brazil?

10 things you didn't know about Brazil

OK, so we’re not losing hope just yet, but let’s face it – England aren’t doing brilliantly!
The World Cup favourites are (unsurprisingly) the host nation Brazil who have got off to a flying start, beating Croatia 2-1 in the first match of this year’s football tournament… although their match against Mexico ended in a 0-0 draw, so who knows what will happen!
Plenty of people are secretly backing them to win and everyone who drew them in the sweepstakes is feeling pretty smug right now!
But how much do you actually know about the World Cup hosts?
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