Members of Spain’s national soccer team robbed in Brazil

Posted on June 20, 2013 • Filed under: Brazil, Tourists Robbed

According to a report, football’s governing body FIFA said Thursday that police are investigating an incident in which Spanish national football team players say they were robbed at their hotel in the northern Brazilian city of Recife. FIFA spokesman Pekka Odriozola said he had no details of the alleged robbery, which Spanish media reports said targeted several players taking part in the Confederations Cup in Brazil. Read article

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