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World Cup by the numbers

Published: Jun 11 2014 07:55:09 AM EDT   Updated On: Jun 11 2014 02:00:00 AM EDT

With the 2014 FIFA World Cup underway in Brazil, CNN has compiled all the important numbers you need to know about the soccer tournament.

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With the 2014 FIFA World Cup underway in Brazil, CNN has compiled all the important numbers you need to know about the soccer tournament.

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