9 Things You Might Not Have Known About The 2014 World Cup

9 World Cup Facts

Well, it’s that time again. Every four years, you either get on the soccer bandwagon, or stand gracefully to the side for the next month. Yup. The World Cup is back and ready to kick off in the South American soccer bastion of Brazil. We’re all a little excited, because any event that happens once every four years is inherently a little exciting. But what do we really know about the World Cup? Not much. But that’s going to change.

Here are nine fun* World Cup facts that will entertain you and your friends for hours**.

*Facts are not actually that fun.

**You and your friends will be entertained for seconds, probably. A minute, tops. 

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