Brazil 2014 World Cup: Group G factfile

C&IT looks at where the games of Group G will be played and where the teams will be staying during the Fifa 2014 World Cup.

Brazil 2014 World Cup: Group G factfile
Brazil 2014 World Cup: Group G factfile
  • Arena Amazonia, Manaus, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

    Arena Amazonia, Manaus, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

  • Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

    Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

  • Arena Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

    Arena Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

  • Estadio Castelao, Fortaleza, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

    Estadio Castelao, Fortaleza, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

  • Estadio das Dunas, Natal, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

    Estadio das Dunas, Natal, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

  • Maracanã – Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

    Maracanã – Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2014 (Fifa.com)

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Teams: Germany, Ghana, Portugal, USA

Stadia:

Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador
Capacity:
51,708
Games
: Germany vs. Portugal (16 June)
Did you know?
The stadium complex – in Brazil’s first capital city – will house a panoramic restaurant, museum of football, shops, hotels and a concert hall.

Estadio das Dunas, Natal
Capacity:
38,958
Games
: Ghana vs. USA (16 June)
Did you know?
The new stadium’s ‘daring undulating structure’ is designed to imitate the incredible sand dunes that the Natal area of Brazil is famous for.

Estadio Castelao, Fortaleza
Capacity:
60,348
Games
: Germany vs. Ghana (21 June)
Did you know?
The remodelled Castelao will form part of a complex with restaurants, cinemas, a hotel and an Olympic centre in preparation for Rio 2016.

Arena Amazonia, Manaus
Capacity:
39,118
Games
: USA vs. Portugal (22 June)
Did you know?
In the heart of the Amazon, the sustainable, rainwater-collecting stadium is built to resemble a straw basket. Oh, and England played their opener here, in case you hadn't noticed.

Arena Pernambuco, Recife
Capacity:
42,583
Games
: USA vs. Germany (26 June)
Did you know?
Recife is home to three famous clubs: Santa Cruz, Sport and Nautico, with the latter taking over the new stadium post-World Cup as its new home.

Estadio Nacional, Brasilia
Capacity:
69,432
Games
: Portugal vs. Ghana (26 June)
Did you know?
The second-largest World Cup stadium is another environmentally friendly project and will be used for concerts and major cultural events in the nation’s capital.

Base Camp:

United States
Tivoli Sao Paulo Mofarrei, Sao Paulo

Rooms
: 220 rooms
Meeting Space
: 11 meeting rooms with a capacity for up to 1,100 people

Portugal
The Palms, Campinas

Distance from Sao Paulo
: 97km
Rooms
: 116
Meetings space
: A total capacity of 3,700 people across 36 rooms

Ghana
Radisson Hotel Maceió, Alagoas

Distance from Rio de Janeiro
: 2,079km
Rooms
: 195
Meetings space
: Six meeting rooms with a capacity for 30-800 people

Germany opted to build its own private, purpose-built training base in Porto Seguro names Campo Bahia. The facilities include 14 two-storey houses where the team will stay.

Click here to see C&IT's full round up of Brazil 2014 World Cup Stadia and Brazil 2014 World Cup Base Camps.

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