FIFA World Cup 2014 -Countdown -Philatelic Coverage

FIFA World Cup 2014 -Countdown -Philatelic Coverage

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Football will be played in Brazil from 12 Jun to 13 Jul 2014. It will be Second time that Brazil is hosting the World Cup -earlier it hosted in 1950. The National Teams of 32 Countries including hosts will vie for the World Cup Trophy at 12 different City Venues in Brazil.

The 32 teams have been divided into Eight groups of Four teams each.

Group E – Switzerland,Ecuador , France, Honduras

Stamps on Football –South Africa – FIFA World Cup 2010

South Africa issued  a Soccer ball shaped Miniature sheet containing Six  ball shaped   stamps on  FIFA World Cup 2010 played in South Africa 0n 11 Jun 2010. It shows WC Emblem, WC trophy and WC Ball.