The spotlight will then shift to the field with Brazil taking on Croatia in the opening match.
While a poor opening ceremony could dampen your spirits, we are sure Brazil is going to get it right. Here's why:
1. A paraplegic 'Iron Man'Yes. You read it right. A paraplegic whose identity has been kept a secret will step out of his (or her) wheelchair and into the most awesome suit ever. And that's not it, this superhero(ine) will also take the tournament's first kick using brain signals.