Inside Insight: And then there was a Brazil World Cup, after all

'Tourist shot dead on golf course'. 'Stadia will never be finished on time'. 'Political mayhem leading up to World Cup'. 'World Cup will be a failure, local population protests'. 'Street violence and lacking infrastructure'.


These are not headlines pre-Brazil.

These, and worse, were the headlines prior to the first ever World Cup in an African country, in South Africa, four years ago.