Director Paulo Sotero authored this article in Portuguese for the Brazilian daily O Estado de S. Paulo on the on the implications of Brazil's success as host of the 2014 World Cup and the disappointing performance of its national soccer team at the tournament. The article highlights the challenges the nation should focus on as it prepares to host the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

To read the full article in Portuguese, please click here.


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