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FIFA are a creative force not destructive -- Valcke

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FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke said Monday the game's global governing body did not deserve criticism for its role in organizing the event in Brazil saying that they were not out to destroy a country but do quite the opposite. 

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke adjusts his glasses during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on April 25, 2014

Brazil has struggled to overhaul creaking public services and the hosts have dropped a slew of urban mobility schemes in order to meet the June 12 kickoff, while racing against the clock to finalise stadium preparations.

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