The tournament kicks off on Friday morning when Brazil play Croatia (who beat the Socceroos in a friendly last weekend) and Australia’s first game is on Saturday when they play Chile.

England’s World Cup campaign begins on Sunday morning when they play Italy in their Group D clash.

The big game of the weekend sees 2010 winners Spain clash with that tournament’s runner-up Holland.

When: June 15 – July 14

Where: Brazil but a games will be shown in a pub or hostel near you

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