Stephen Keshi, the coach of the Nigerian Super Eagles national soccer team, said South Africa is among countries that have approached him about a coaching their national team after the World Cup in Brazil ends next month.
France beat Switzerland 5-2 to lead its World Cup group, while Ecuador moved ahead of the Swiss with a 2-1 defeat of Honduras. Costa Rica defeated Italy 1-0 to reach the round of 16 and send England home from Brazil.
At Rio de Janeiro’s World Cup subway stop a group of turnstiles are out-of-order, an escalator is roped off and visitors can see flatbed trucks kicking up dust as station works continue. Flocks of soccer fans partying at the beach don’t seem to care.