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Blatter confident over World Cup as chaos grips Sao Paulo

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Football supremo Sepp Blatter voiced confidence that Brazil would deliver a successful World Cup, as the city hosting the tournament's opening match grappled with transport chaos. 

View of heavy traffic on a road in Sao Paulo, Brazil on June 5, 2014, during a metro strike

Speaking in Sao Paulo just one week before the World Cup kicks off in the sprawling city, FIFA president Blatter predicted tensions threatening the tournament would subside once the football began.

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